Denman garners all-conference honors

Led team with 74.9 stroke average

May 2, 2013 · @MTAthletics

NEW ORLEANS - Sophomore Payne Denman has been named to the All-Sun Belt Second Team, as announced on Thursday by the conference office after a vote of the league's head coaches.

Denman played in all 11 events for the Blue Raiders, leading the team with a 74.9 stroke average. The Riverwatch, Tenn., native had five rounds of even par or better including a career-best 68 at the BancorpSouth Intercollegiate.

Denman saved his best finish for last as he placed ninth at the Sun Belt Conference Championships with a 221 total for 54 holes.

First Team All-Sun Belt Conference
Jonathan Grey, Georgia State
Brandt Garon, Louisiana-Lafayette
Rodolfo Cazaubon, North Texas
Carlos Ortiz, North Texas
Michael Garretson, South Alabama
Tyler Klava, South Alabama

Second Team All-Sun Belt Conference
Alfred Kerstis, UALR
Davin White, Georgia State
Payne Denman, Middle Tennessee
Jason Roets, North Texas
Tolver Dozier, Troy
Jake Tucker, Troy

Freshman of the Year
Jonathan Grey, Georgia State

Coach of the Year
Brad Stracke, North Texas

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