Former Ironwood Ridge standout Alex McMahon takes 3rd at Golfweek Conference Challengeby Andy Morales on Sep. 18, 2013, under Sports
Former Ironwood Ridge standout Alex McMahon earned his first top-10 finish at the University of Arizona with his third place finish at the Golfweek Conference Challenge this past week.
The Conference Challenge was held at the Spirit Hollow Golf Course in Burlington, Iowa and the Wildcats finished in 10th place (892/+28) as a team but McMahon came in tied for third place individually, just one stroke off the pace.
T1 Stewart Jolly: LSU 210 -6
T1 Scott Vincent: Virginia Tech 210 -6
T3 Alex McMahon: Arizona 211 -5
T3 James Newton: Central Arkansas 211 -5
McMahon collected six birdies on the final day of his best-ever 54-hole score. He was a 2010 Tucson Citizen Co-Player of the Year and was part of the 2009 Arizona Class 5A-II state championship team under Nighthawk coach Ryan Bais.