Men's Golf: Mount Union Places Third at Purple Raider Fall Invitational; Buster Thomas Places First

Buster Thomas (Photo By: Ed Hall, Ed Hall Photos)
Buster Thomas (Photo By: Ed Hall, Ed Hall Photos)

ALLIANCE, Ohio- Mount Union's Men's Golf team placed third at the Purple Raider Fall Invitational at the Tannenhauf Golf Course in Alliance, Ohio.

The Purple Raiders placed third with a second round score of 307 and a final score of 604 which is one stroke behind second place team Allegheny (Pa.) with a final score of 603. John Carroll University took first place at the Invitational with a final score of 590.

Buster Thomas (Cortland/Lakeview) led the Raiders placing first in the Invitational. Thomas shot a 74 on the day and had a final score of 142. Conor O'Grady from John Carroll came in second place with a final score of 144.

Mount Union will next compete in the Rossin Memorial at Southpoint Golf Course in Canonsburg, Pa. on Sunday, October 9 and Monday, October 10.

 

Tannenhauf Golf Course

Alliance, Ohio

Par 72, 6,694 Yards

Team Scores

1.John Carroll University 296+294= 590, 2. Allegheny 299+304= 603, 3. Mount Union 297+307= 604, 4. Wooster 309+301= 610, 5. Baldwin Wallace 311+305= 616, 6. Shenandoah University 311+312=623, 7. Westminster College 315+319=634, 8. Hiram 348+349=697

Top 5 Individuals

1.Buster Thomas (UMU) 68+74= 142,  2. Conor O'Grady (JCU) 72+72=144, T3. John Schnur (JCU) 73+72=145 & Scott Schroeder (BW) 74+71=145, 5. Sam Gray 71+75= 146

Mount Union

1.Buster Thomas (68+74=142), 11. Andrew Thompson* 75+75= 150, T18. Jake Brake 77+76=153 & Sean Croell 75+78=153, T25. Joe Lucci* 75+79= 154, 28. Clayton Kendall* 76+79= 155, T31. Bryce Hood 77+80= 157, T36. Nate Garofalo* 80+78=158 & Luke Engle* 76+82= 158, T46. Matt Dudley 81+79=160 & Matt Eddins* 80+80= 160, 54. Tyler Ellis* 77+84= 161, T61. Drew Beck* 84+80=164, T66. Eric O'Connor* 82+84=166, 70. John Dietrich* 84+85= 169, T71. Tyler Gannon* 4+87=171 & Brian Keith Hudson Jr.* 89+82= 171, 78. Nick Gingo* 90+85= 175, 79. Nicklaus Bayer* 88+88= 176, T80. Jaret Golgosky* 87+90= 177 & Quentin Rock* 87+90= 177, 82. Evan Chapple* 86+92=178

* In Tournament as Individual