ALLIANCE, Ohio -- Mount Union's men's golf team finished tied for fourth place after shooting a total of 634 at the Raider Invitational at Alliance Country Club this weekend. Otterbein won the invitational with a score of 607 while Capital's Logan Holbrook was the medalist shooting a 149 with a 69 on day two.
Senior Matt Dudley (Canal Fulton/Northwest) led the charge for the Purple Raiders carding a two day score of 153 to finish tied for fifth place overall. Junior Sean Croell (Newton Falls/Newton Falls) was behind Dudley as he fired a 74 on day two to total 157 to finish in a tie for 11th place overall.
Senior Buster Thomas (Cortland/Lakeview) finished with a 162 total and a single stroke behind him was freshman Anthony Graziano (Girard/Girard) where they placed tied for 25th and tied for 27th, respectively. Rounding out the five for Mount Union was junior Luke Engle (Zanesville/Maysville) who fired a two day total of 167 for a tie for 41st overall.
The Raiders will finish the fall season this Thursday, October 19th at the Phipps Memorial Invitational at Brookside Country Club.
Alliance Country Club
Par 70/6411 yards
1. Otterbein 310+297=607, 2. John Carroll 311+317=628, 3. Capital 328+301=629, T4. Mount Union 323+311=634 and Muskingum 329+305=634, 6. Washington & Jefferson 327+319=646, 7. Marietta 340+329=669
1. Logan Holbrook (CAP) 80+69=149, 2. Tyler Dunfee (OTT) 76+74=150, 3. Connor O'Grady (JCU) 74+77=151, 4. Sam Marty (OTT) 79+73=152, T5. Matt Dudley (MTU) 78+75=153 and Josh Balustein (MUSK) 75+78=153, 7. Andrew Thompson* (MTU) 70+84=154, T8. Elar Velasco (W&J) 76+79=155 and Johnny Peck (OTT) 78+77=155, 10. Christian Taylor (MUSK) 79+77=156
Mount Union Scores
T5. Matt Dudley 78+75=153, 7. Andrew Thompson* 70+84=154, T11. Sean Croell 83+74=157, T15. Nathan Garofalo* 82+77=159 and Jacob Feldner* 82+77=159, T19. Drew Beck* 81+79=160, T25. Buster Thomas 79+83=162, T27. Anthony Graziano 83+80=163, Eric O'Connor* 86+77=163 and Matt Eddins* 85+78=168, T31. Alex Moran* 81+83=164 and Nicklaus Bayer* 83+81=164, T34. Jake Gilson* 87+78=165, T38. Bryce Hood* 84+82=166, T41. Luke Engle 85+82=167, 43. Tyler Ellis* 84+84=168, T44. Killian May* 82+87=169, 46. Isaac Davidson* 86+85=171, T51. Tyler Gannon* 90+90=180, 53. Brad Davis* 100+92=192, 54. Quentin Rock* 93+106=199
* Indicates Playing as an Individual