Men's Golf: Mount Union Moves to Fourth Place in Second Day of OAC Championships

Luke Engle (Photo By: Lenny Reich)
Luke Engle (Photo By: Lenny Reich)

COSHOCTON, Ohio – Mount Union's men's golf team fell back to fourth place after the second day of the Ohio Athletic Conference Championships held at the River Greens Golf Course in Coshocton, Ohio.

The Purple Raiders carded a second round team score of 303, which is an overall score of 601. Mount Union is one stroke behind third place team, Baldwin Wallace.  

Luke Engle (Maysville/Maysville) leads Mount Union tied for ninth as he carded a 75 on day two with an overall score of 149.

Andrew Thompson (New Albany/New Albany) carded a 74 in round two, lowest of the Raiders rounds today, and has an overall score of 150 which is tied for 11th place.

Other Raiders in competition are Buster Thomas (Cortland/Lakeview) who is in 14th place, Jake Brake (Van Wert/Van Wert) and Sean Croell (Newton Falls/Newton Falls) who are each tied for 22nd.

Mount Union finishes the OAC Championships Sunday, April 30 at 10:00 a.m.

OAC Championships

River Greens Golf Course

Par 72

Team Scores

1 Otterbein 286+299=585, 2. Ohio Northern 296+299=595, 3. Baldwin Wallace 304+296=600 4. Mount Union 298+303=601, 5. John Carroll 302+304=606, 6. Capital 311+310=621, 7. Heidelberg 319+309=628, 8. Muskingum 317+312=629

Top 5 Individuals

1 Scott Shroeder (BW) 73+65=138, T2. Kris Clarke (OTT) 70+76=145 & Tyler Davis (ONU) 72+73=145, 5. 5. Kurt Fortman (OTT) 70+76=146 T6. Matt Kersner (BW) 72+75 = 147 & Austin Wells (OTT) 73+74=147

Mount Union

T9. Luke Engle 74+75=149, T11. Andrew Thompson 76+74=150, T14. Buster Thomas 74+77=151, T22. Jake Brake 77+77=154 & Sean Croell 74+80=154