Men's Golf: Raiders Finish Off Fall Season with a Second Place Finish at the Phipps Memorial

Bryce Hood (Photo By: Ed Hall)
Bryce Hood (Photo By: Ed Hall)

HARTVILLE, Ohio- Mount Union men's golf team placed second at the Phipps Memorial at Congress Lakes Country Club in Hartville, Ohio.

The Purple Raiders shot a 310 which was nine strokes behind first place team Walsh University who shot a 301.

Mount Union was led by Buster Thomas (Cortland/Lakeview) who shot a 76 on the day and tied for fifth.

Matt Dudley (Canal Fulton/Northwest) and Clayton Kendall (Galion/Galion) each tied for seventh and shot a 77 while Bryce Hood (Alliance/Alliance), Luke Engle (Maysville/Maysville), and Andrew Thompson (New Albany/New Albany) each tied for 11th and shot a 78.

The Phipps Memorial Golf Tournament marks the end of the fall season for the Purple Raiders. 


Team Scores 

1. Walsh University 301, 2. Mount Union 310, 3. Malone University 330 

Top 5 Individuals

1. Nick Colangelo (Walsh) 71, T2. Zach Keylor (Walsh) & Ryan Sikora (Malone) 74, 4. Drew Savage (Walsh) 75, T5. Buster Thomas (UMU) Ian Haidle (Walsh) 76 

Mount Union

T5. Buster Thomas 76, T7. Clayton Kendall & Matt Dudley 77, T11. Bryce Hood, Luke Engle, & Andrew Thompson 78, T16. Jake Brake & Joe Lucci 79, T17. Matt Eddins 81, T21. Tyler Ellis 82, T23. Sean Croell, Nate Garofalo & Drew Beck 83, T31. John Dietrich 92, 33. Eric O'Connor 93