Men's Golf: Raiders Place Second at Tar Heel Tri-Match

Andrew Thompson
Andrew Thompson

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

Andrew Thompson 78

Luke Engle 84

Tyler Ellis 85

Matt Eddins 81

Team score: 328

Mount Union indviduals 

Jacob Feldner 86

Eric O'conner 79

Drew Beck 89