Men's Golf: Raiders Finish Fifth at JCU Poppa Flowers Invitational

Men's Golf: Raiders Finish Fifth at JCU Poppa Flowers Invitational

SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio -- Mount Union's men's golf team finished with a combined score of 315 for fifth place at the John Carroll Poppa Flowers Invitational Monday at Shaker Heights Golf Club. 

The Purple Raiders 315 was nine strokes behind fourth place Heidelberg while Baldwin Wallace won the event with a 298. 

Senior Tyler Ellis (Brook Park / Berea-Midpark) led Mount Union in scoring carding a 75 for eighth place. 

Two seniors finished behind Ellis as Sean Croell (Newton Falls / Newton Falls) and Andrew Thompson (New Albany) recorded a 78 and 79 respectively. 

Junior Matt Eddins (Louisville) and senior Luke Engle (Zanesville / Maysville) each tallied an 83 to round out the Raider scorecard. 

Mount Union is back on the course this coming weekend April 13-14 for the NYE Intercollegiate at Wooster Country Club. 

JCU Poppa Flowers Invitational

Shaker CC - Shaker Heights, OH
Par 70, 6721 yards

Team Scores

1. Baldwin Wallace  298  T2. John Carroll University  299  T2. Malone  299  4. Heidelberg  306  5.Mount Union  315  6. Muskingum  319  9. Lakeland CC DNF

Top Individuals

1. Thomas Pressler (Malone)-71 T2. Hunter Miller (Baldwin Wallace)-72 T2. Sean O'Grady (JCU)-72 T4. Steven Newbould (Baldwin Wallace)-73 T4. Roni Shin (Baldwin Wallace)-73

Mount Union

T8. Tyler Ellis-75, T9. Sean Croell-78, T20. Jacob Feldner*-79 T20. Andrew Thompson-79, T36. Matt Eddins-83, T36. Luke Engle-83, T48. Killian May*-85