Men's Golf: Mount Union Takes Ninth in NYE Intercollegiate

Luke Engle
Luke Engle

WOOSTER, Ohio -- Mount Union's men's golf team concluded the NYE Intercollegiate with a combined score of 477 (318+159) for ninth place Sunday at Wooster Country Club. 

Denison University was the top team winning the event with a two-day total of 437 (294+143).

Leading the way for the Purple Raiders on day two was senior Luke Engle (Zanesville / Maysville) tallied a two-day score of 118. 

Three Raiders finished within a stroke of each other as sophomore Jacob Feldner (Cambridge) carded a total score of 119 while seniors Tyler Ellis (Brook Park / Berea-Midpark) and Andrew Thompson (Brook Park / Berea-Midpark) finished a stroke behind Feldner recording a total of 120.

Fellow classmate Sean Croell (Newton Falls) rounded out the Mount Union scorecard with a two-day total of 130. 

The Raiders are back in action Saturday, April 20 for the Baldwin Wallace Spring Invite at Pine Hills Golf Club in Hinkley, Ohio. 

Nye Intercollegiate

April 13-14, 2019 

Wooster, Ohio

Wooster Country Club

Par 72, 6545 Yards

Par 36, 3379 Yards

Team Scores

1 Denison University 294+143=437, 2. Thomas More University 300+153=453,  3. Baldwin Wallace 308+148=456,  4. Otterbein University 306+151=457,  5. Allegheny College 310+148=458,  6. Kenyon College  303+159=462,  T7. Wooster 314+158=472,  T7. Earlham College 318+154=472,  9. Mount Union 318+159=477, 10. Adrian College 312-169=481,  11. Bluffton University 336+172=508

Top Individuals

T1. Ben Scherman (Denison) 72+36=108, T1. Roni Shin (BW) 74+34=108, 3. Christian Early (Denison) 73+36=109, T4. Nick Brodbeck (Denison) 73+37=110, T4. Matt Striegel (Thomas More) 74+36=110

Mount Union

T28. Luke Engle 77+41=118, T32. Jacob Feldner 80+39=119, T36. Tyler Ellis 79-41=120, T36. Andrew Thompson 82-38=120 52. Sean Croell 87+43=130

*Indicates individual player