Men's Golf: Raiders Finish Tied for Fourth at Raider Invitational

Matt Dudley
Matt Dudley

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.

Raider Invitational

Alliance Country Club

Par 70/6411 yards

Team Scores

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

Top Individuals

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