Reid, Aggies take WAC golf title

CNJ staff

SAN JOSE, Calif. — New Mexico State captured its second Western Athletic Conference championship in three years on Wednesday, finishing the three-day conference meet at 27-over-par 891 for a five-stroke margin over Boise State.

Junior Travis Reid, a Clovis High grad, tied for sixth with a 54-hole total of 75-74-75 — 224, 8 over par He earned second-team All-WAC status.

The Aggies overcame the loss of sophomore Josh Stewart, who was forced to withdraw after an opening-round 67 due to a wrist injury. Junior Kevin Lozares of Mountain View, Calif., led the Aggies, finishing third at 69-77-74 — 220.