Gendron named to All-SSC Second Team

Gendron named to All-SSC Second Team

SSC Release

SAINT LEO, Fla. – Saint Leo men's golf senior Ryan Gendron was named to the All-Sunshine State Conference Second Team for his performances over his final season donning the Green and Gold.

Gendron, who was named a semifinalist for the Jack Nicklaus Division II National Player of the Year, has finished inside the top 25 at his previous three regionals. As a freshman, Gendron shined to light when he took second at regionals with a 211 total. Gendron opened up with a one-under 71 before back-to-back rounds of two-under 70's closed the tournament. Following the tournament, Gendron went on to play at the National Championships.

In 2015 as a sophomore, Gendron finished tied for 14th with a 212 after a two-over 74 round one. Gendron closed out with a two-under 70 and a four-under 68 to end his second regional appearance.

A year ago, Gendron finished tied for 23rd with a 221 total. Gendron struggled out of the gates with a five-over 79, before a second round two-under 70 and a final round even par 72.

Gendron has finished in the top 10 in four tournaments with a top five finish on the 2017 season. His low round of the season was a 67 (-5) at the Matlock Collegiate Classic during the final round. While at the Sunshine State Conference Championships, Gendron tied for 14th with a 217 (+1) with rounds of 77-70-70

This marks the first All-SSC postseason honor of his career.

Gendron and teammate Riley Goss are currently in the middle of the third round of the 2017 NCAA South/Southeast Regional.

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