PINEHURST, N.C. -- Mount Union placed second in the Tar Heel Tri-Match Thursday at Pinehurst No. 5 in North Carolina.
The Purple Raiders had a team score of 328 which was 12 strokes behind Swarthmore (Pa.), who won the event with a 316. Ursinus (Pa.) was in third place with a 354.
Andrew Thompson (New Albany) led Mount Union with a 78, followed by Matt Eddins (Louisville) with an 81, Luke Engle (Zanesville / Maysville) with an 84 and Tyler Ellis (Brook Park / Berea-Midpark) with an 85.
Mount Union will be back in action April 8 at the John Carroll Spring Invite at Shaker Heights Country Club.
Mount Union - 328
Luke Engle 84
Tyler Ellis 85
Matt Eddins 81
Team score: 328
Mount Union indviduals
Eric O'conner 79
Drew Beck 89