Men's Golf: Mount Union Places Third at Cardinal Classic

Matt Dudley (Photo By: Ed Hall/Ed Hall Photos)
Matt Dudley (Photo By: Ed Hall/Ed Hall Photos)

SUNBURY, Ohio – Mount Union's men's golf team placed third at the Cardinal Classic at North Star Golf Club Friday afternoon.

The Purple Raiders carded a team score of 309 which was eight strokes behind first place team, Otterbein with a score of 301.

Junior Buster Thomas (Cortland/Lakeview) and junior Matt Dudley (Canal Fulton/Northwest) led Mount Union as they each tied for third place with scores of 74 (+2).

One other Raider placed in the top 10, sophomore Sean Croell (Newton Falls/Newton Falls), who tied for sixth with a score of 75 (+3).

Mount Union will next travel to Coshocton, Ohio for the Ohio Athletic Conference Championships. The Raiders will play at the River Greens Golf Course Friday, April 28 through Sunday, April 30.


Cardinal Classic

NorthStar Golf Club

Par 72

Team Scores

1. Otterbein 301, 2. Capital 305, 3. Mount Union 309, 4. Baldwin Wallace 319

Top 5 Individuals

1. Austin Wells (OTT) 72, 2. Noah Iovino (CAP) 73, T3. Buster Thomas (MTU), Matt Dudley (MTU), Spencer Jordan (OTT) 74

Mount Union

T3. Buster Thomas and Matt Dudley 74, T. 6 Sean Croell 75, T20. Luke Engle 80, T.27 Matt Eddins 85T30. Jake Brake and Bryce Hood 86