Men's Golf: Mount Union Takes Fifth Place at the Gatorade Collegiate Invitational

Men's Golf: Mount Union Takes Fifth Place at the Gatorade Collegiate Invitational

LAWRENCE, Ohio -- Mount Union took fifth place with a score of 607, only five strokes out of third place, at the Gatorade Collegiate Invitational at Zoar Golf Club this weekend.

The Purple Raiders were led by senior Buster Thomas (Lakeview / Cortland) and junior Luke Engle (Maysville / Zanesville) who both shot a total of 148 which was tied for seventh overall.

Senior Matt Dudley (Northwest / Canal Fulton) tied for 31st overall with a two day score of 155 while junior Sean Croell (Newton Falls / Newton Falls) tied for 35th with a score of 156. Rounding out the five for the Raiders was junior Andrew Thompson (New Albany / New Albany) who tied for 35th with a total of 158. 

Sophomores Bryce Hood (Alliance / Alliance) and Matt Eddins (Louisville / Lousiville) played as individuals and shot 151, tied for 14th and 160, tied for 43rd, respectively. 

Mount Union will play in the Malone Invitational next weekend at Tannenhauf Golf Club in Alliance, Ohio. 

Gatorade Collegiate Invitational

Zoar Golf Club

Par 72

Team Scores

  1. Allegheny 291+297=158 2. Lynchburg 297+301=598 3. Wooster 292+310=602 4. Miami Univ-Hamilton 303+303+606 5. Mount Union 306+301=607 6. Heidelberg 302+306=608 7. Capital 306+305+611 8. Adrian 324+300=624 9. Baldwin Wallace 318+314=632 10. Hiram 335+332=667

Top 10 Players

T1.  Bobby Hapanowicz (ALL), Colin O'Hern (WOO) 70+74=144, Matthew Del Rosso (ALL) 71+73=144 T4. Raghu Bir Choudary (WOO) 70+76=146, Louie Olsakovsky (ALL) 72+74=146 6. Andrew Sikorski (HEID) 70+77=147, T7. Luke Engle (UMU) 75+73=148, Carter Old (LYN) 73+75=148, Buster Thomas (UMU) 76+72=148 T10.Tyler Overberg (M-HAM) 74+75=149, Andrew Skibski (ADR) 79+70=149

Mount Union Scores

T7. Luke Engle 75+73=148, Buster Thomas 76+72=148, T14. Bryce Hood* 78+73=151, T31. Matt Dudley 76+79=155, T35. Sean Croell 79+77=156, T38. Andrew Thompson 79+79=158, T43. Matt Eddins* 81+79=160

*indicates playing as an individual