Men's Golf: Raiders Place Fourth at Gatorade Intercollegiate

Tyler Ellis
Tyler Ellis

LAWRENCE, Ohio—Mount Union's men's golf team finished with a combined score of 595 after day two of the Gatorade Collegiate Invitational at Zoar Golf Club.

The Purple Raiders 595 was just one stroke behind third place and tournament host Wooster while Baldwin Wallace won the event with a 582 (290-292).

Senior Tyler Ellis (Brook Park/Berea-Midpark) led Mount Union with a two-day total of 146 (71-75) which was seven strokes behind medalist Michael Lange of Rosemont (Pa.).

Three other seniors made up the rest of team total for the Raiders as Andrew Thompson (New Albany), who improved on day two with a 72 and finished in eighth place overall (75-72=147), Luke Engle (Zanesville/Maysville) in 23rd (76-75=151) and Sean Croell (Newton Falls) rounded out the team score in 28th place with a 154 (79-75).

Mount Union is back on the course next weekend at the Malone Invitational at Tannenhauf Golf Club in Alliance, Ohio.

Gatorade Intercollegiate 

Zoar Village G.C. - Lawrence, Ohio

Par 72, 6730 yards

Team Scores

1. Baldwin Wallace 290+292=582 2. Miami-Hamilton 297+295=592 3. Wooster 299+295=594 4. Mount Union 298+297=595 5. Adrian (Mich.) 303+297=600 6. Rosemont (Pa.) 298+305=603 7. Capital 303+304=607

Top 5 Individuals

1. Michael Lange (Rosemont) 72-67=139 2. Hunter Miller (BW) 73-70=143 3. Tyler Overburg (Miami-Hamilton) 71-73=144 3. Chris Dearth (Capital) 70-74=144 5. Evan Ferrara (Wooster) 72-73=145

Mount Union

6. Tyler Ellis 71+75=146, 8. Andrew Thompson 75+72=147, 13. Jacob Feldner * 74-74=148, 23. Luke Engle 76+75=151, 28. Sean Croell 79+75=154, 35. Drew Beck * 77-80=157 and Matt Eddins 76+81=157, 44. Eric O'Connor * 79-83=162