T.J. Carpenter is co-low medalist for Ball State at Falcon Invitational

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Triton High School alumnus T.J. Carpenter earned co-low medalist honors to lead the Ball State’s men’s golf team to a fifth-place finish at the Gene Miranda Falcon Invitational in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Carpenter recorded a three-round total of 71-67-71=209, and tied with Kevin Penner of UNLV. Ball State managed a 289-286-291=866 to place fifth out of 19 teams. Colorado and UNLV tied for the team title with three round totals of 844, while Colorado State was third with an 857 and North Carolina State was fourth with an 864.
The Falcon Invitational marks the second straight tournament Ball State has had a co-medalist. Tyler Merkel was the co-medalist at the season opening Northern Intercollegiate.
The event was held at Eisenhower Golf Course and included Air Force, Ball State, Colorado, Colorado State, Coastal Carolina, Denver, Northern Colorado, Northern Iowa, North Carolina State, San Diego, Southern Utah, Utah, Utah State, UTEP, UNLV, Weber State and Wyoming.