Men's Golf: Mount Union Falls to Fifth After Day Two of OAC Championships

Isaac Davidson
Isaac Davidson

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ohio -- Mount Union's men's golf team dropped from second to fifth place after shooting 470 on day two of the Ohio Athletic Conference Championships Saturday at River Greens Golf Course. 

Otterbein remains on the top of the leaderboard as they extended their lead to 30 strokes with a 54-hole total of 892. Ohio Northern and John Carroll are in a tie for second place (922) while Heidelberg holds fourth (927) and the Raiders hold fifth (929).

Senior Buster Thomas (Cortland/Lakeview) still leads the way for the Raiders as he is tied for third overall with a 54-hole total of 223. Fellow senior Matt Dudley (Canal Fulton/Northwest) is in a tie for 13th as he posted a 79 on the final 18 today and has a total of 232.

Junior Andrew Thompson (New Albany) is tied for 21st as he is posted with a 235 and just behind Thompson is sophomore Isaac Davidson (East Liverpool) with a total of 239 which places him in a tie for 27th. Junior Sean Croell (Newton Falls) rounds out the five for the Raiders as he has fired a 246 over the 54 holes to place him in a tie for 38th.

The final 18 holes of the OAC Championship will be played on Sunday with tee times beginning at 10 a.m. at River Greens.

River Greens Golf Course - Par 73, 6,866 yards

Team Scores Through 54 Holes

1 Otterbein 288+302+302=892 +16 T2 John Carroll 311+314+297=922 +46 T2 Ohio Northern 305+318+299=922 +46 4 Heidelberg 305+309+313=927 +51 5 Mount Union 303+313+313=929 +53 6 Baldwin Wallace 306+318+306=930 +54 7 Capital 306+318+313=937 +61 8 Muskingum 319+330+316=965 +89 9 Marietta 328+333+316=977 +101

Top Individuals

1 Kurt Fortman Ott 72  74  73  219  E,  2 Sam Marty  Ott 69  76  75  220  +1,  T3 Zach Goodchild ONU 74  76  73  223  +4  T3    Andrew Sikorski Heid71  73  79  223  +4  T3 Buster Thomas  MTU 75  71  77  223  +4  6 Tyler Dunfee Ott 75  77  75  227  +8  T7 Mike Furey JCU 76  77  75  228  +9  T7 Logan Holbrook Cap 72  78  78  228  +9  T7 Joshua Turich  ONU 75  79  74  228  +9  

Mount Union Individuals

T3. Buster Thomas 75  71  77  223, T13 Matt Dudley 72 81 79 232, T21 Andrew Thompson 77 81 77 235, T27 Isaac Davidson 79 80 80 239, T38 Sean Croell 83 81 82 246