Men's Golf: Raiders End Fall Season With Second Place Finish

Matt Dudley (Photo by: Andy Smith)
Matt Dudley (Photo by: Andy Smith)

CANTON, Ohio -- Mount Union's men's golf team finished in second place after posting a 314 at the Phipps Memorial Tournament Thursday afternoon at Brookeside Country Club in Canton. 

Senior Matt Dudley (Canal Fulton/Northwest) led the Purple Raiders finishing tied for fourth after firing a 77 on the day. Freshman Anthony Graziano (Girard/Girard) was just one shot behind Dudley posting a 78 and finishing tied for sixth place. 

Posting a 79 and finishing tied for eighth was junior Andrew Thompson (New Albany/New Albany) while classmate Sean Croell (Newton Falls/Newton Falls) posted an 80 in tenth place. Rounding out the five for the Raiders was freshman Jacob Feldner (Cambridge/Cambridge) who posted an 81 which tied for 11th overall.

The Phipps Memorial Tournament marks the end of the fall season for the Raiders.

The Phipps Memorial Tournament

Brookside Country Club

Par 71/7155 yards

Team Scores

1. Malone 300, 2 Mount Union 314, 3. Walsh 340

Top Individuals

1. Jared Kasunick (MAL) 71, T2. Jacob English (MAL) and Kyle Barnett (MAL) 75, T4. Matt Dudley (MTU) and Drew Savage (WAL) 77, T6. Anthony Graziano and Drew Beck* 78, T8. Andrew Thompson (MTU) and Ryan Sikora (MAL) 79, 10. Sean Croell (MTU) 80

Mount Union Scores

T4. Matt Dudley 77, T6. Anthony Graziano and Drew Beck* 78, T8. Andrew Thompson 79, 10. Sean Croell 80, T11. Jacob Feldner and Matt Eddins* 81, T14. Jake Gilson* 82, T21. Luke Engle* and Alex Moran* 85, 28. Eric O'Connor* 90, T29. Bryce Hood* 91, T32. Killian May* and Nicklaus Bayer* 92

 *Indicates Playing as an Individual