Men's Golf: Mount Union Ties For Second At OAC Spring Invitational

Buster Thomas
Buster Thomas

SUNBURY, Ohio -- Mount Union's men's golf team finished in a tie for second after shooting 631 (315+316) at the OAC Spring Invitational at NorthStar Country Club in Sunbury.

Otterbein won the tournament shooting 613 while John Carroll tied with the Purple Raiders. 

Junior Sean Croell (Newton Falls) led the Purple Raiders as he tied for eighth overall shooting 155 (76+79). Just one stroke behind Croell was senior Buster Thomas (Cortland/Lakeview) as he shot 156 (78+78) over the two days.

Tying for 21st was junior Andrew Thompson (New Albany) and Isaac Davidson (East Liverpool)  as they shot 162 over the two days.

Rounding out the five for the Raiders was senior Matt Dudley (Canal Fulton/Northwest) as he shot 163 as he shot 78 on day two.

The Raiders will be back on the links Saturday, April 7 in the Battle on the River at River Greens Golf Course.

Team Scores

1. Otterbein-303+310+613, T2. Mount Union 315+316=631 and John Carroll 311+320=631, 4. Capital 322+315=637, 5. Heidelberg 318+322=640, 6. Muskingum 325+320=645, 7. Baldwin Wallace 324+322=646, 8. Ohio Northern 321+327=648, 9. Marietta 331+338=669

Top Individuals

1. Austin Wells (OTT) 75+74=149, 2. Kurt Forman 74+77= 151, 3. Spencer Jordan*(OTT) 76+76=152, 4. Sam Marty*OTT) 77+76=153, T5. Sean O'Grady (JCU) 77+77, Jacob Van Leeuwen(MUSK)79+75 and Johnny Peck (OTT) 75+79=154, T8. Sean Croell (MTU) 76+79, Logan Holbrook (CAP) 77+78, and Hunter Miller (BW) 81+74=155

Mount Union Scores

T8. Sean Croell 75+79=155, 11. Buster Tomas 78+78=156, T21. Andrew Thompson80+82 Isaad Davidson 81+81=162, T25. Matt Dudley 85+78+163 T36. Matt Eddins* 81+83=164, T40. Luke Engle* 83+82+165, 61. Anthony Graziano 90+92=182