Matt Jones has been the online sports editor for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and NWA Media since 2010. He is also a feature writer for Hawgs Illustrated magazine and is currently working on his Master's degree at the University of Arkansas.
Favorite Sport: Basketball
Best Sports Memories: Watching Arkansas' basketball national championship in 1994; being at the Georgia Dome when the tornado hit during the 2008 SEC Tournament; countless hours spent at Baum Stadium in the spring.
Favorite Fayetteville Restaurants: Noodles, Penguin Ed's and Mojitos
Education: University of Arkansas
UA golf wins second tournament
Sebastian Cappelen chips onto the 17th green during match play of the Western Amateur on Aug. 3, 2013 at the Alotian Club in Roland.
FAYETTEVILLE Arkansas golf won its first tournament of the spring Sunday, besting a strong field at the Gator Invitational in Gainesville, Fla.
The No. 23 Razorbacks finished six strokes ahead of No. 22 Florida State in the three day event. Arkansas' team shot a combined 1-under 279 Sunday at the Mark Bostick Golf Course.
Other teams in the tournament included No. 8 Central Florida, No. 11 UAB and No. 21 Vanderbilt.
Sebastian Cappelen and Taylor Moore each shot 2-under 68 Sunday to help the Razorbacks build on a three-stroke lead entering the final round. Cappelen and Moore finished tied for fourth in the individual standings.
The win was Arkansas' second of the season, having also won the Crooked Stick Intercollegiate last fall. The Razorbacks will compete at the Bayou City Collegiate Championships this weekend at Redstone Golf Club in Houston.