Men's Golf: Mount Union Fourth at BW Spring Invite; Eddins Cards 76

Matt Eddins
Matt Eddins

HINKLEY, Ohio -- Mount Union junior Matt Eddins (Louisville) had his second top-five finish of the year as he was fourth at the Baldwin Wallace Spring Invite Saturday at Pine Hills Golf Club.

Eddins, who was entered in the tournament as an individual, had a four-over par 76 to finish three strokes behind the 73 of medalist Brenton Franks of Muskingum.

The Purple Raiders had a team score of 319 which left them 15 shot back of the first place tie of Baldwin Wallace and John Carroll. BW won the event in a one-hole playoff while Muskingum was in third place with a 307.

The team score came from senior Andrew Thompson (New Albany), who had a 78 to finish in a tie for 11th while fellow seniors Sean Croell (Newton Falls) and Luke Engle (Zanesville / Maysville)  each carded an 80 while senior Tyler Ellis (Berea / Berea-Midpark) and sophomore Jacob Feldner (Cambridge) both had 81. 

The Raiders are back on the course next Friday and Saturday at the OAC Spring Invitational at Hudson Country Club in Hudson, Ohio.

BW Spring Invite
Pine Hills Golf Club
Hinckley, Ohio
Dates: April 20, 2019
Par 72, 6748 yards

Team Standings

 Rank   Team  Total   Par 
t 1  Baldwin Wallace   304   +16
t 1  John Carrroll   304   +16
  3  Muskingum   307   +19
  4  Mount Union   319   +31
  5  Heidelberg   324   +36


Mount Union     319    +31   4th
Matt Eddins#     76    +4   t-4th
Andrew Thompson     78    +6   t-11th
Killian May#     79    +7   t-16th
Sean Croell     80    +8   t-19th
Luke Engle     80    +8   t-19th
Tyler Ellis     81    +9   t-25th
Jacob Feldner     81    +9   t-25th


# Indicates individual player