ALLIANCE, Ohio – Mount Union junior Jacob Feldner (Cambridge) fired a pair of 75's to place sixth overall and lead the men's golf team to a fourth place team finish at the Malone Invitational Saturday at Tannenhauf Golf Club.
Feldner was followed by freshman Ian Smith (Cambridge) in 14th with a 153 (74-79) along with seniors Matt Eddins (Louisville) and Killian May (Zanesville / Newark Catholic) with a 155 (74-81) in 19th and a 157 (78-79) in 24th.
Mount Union's team score over the two days was 615 (301-314) which was two shots back of third place Baldwin Wallace (311-302=613). West Liberty (W.Va.) won the event with a 594 (297-297) and host Malone was in second place (299-304=603).
The Purple Raiders next compete Saturday, Sept. 14 in the Rumble at the River at River Greens Golf Club outside of Coshocton, Ohio.
Malone Fall Invite
Tannenhauf Golf Club – Alliance, Ohio
Par 72 – 6694 yards
1. West Liberty (W.Va.) 297-297=594, 2. Malone 299-304=603, 3. Baldwin Wallace 311-302-613, 4. Mount Union 301-314=615, 5. Concord (W.Va.) 305-311=616, 6. Grove City (Pa.) 312-310=622, 7. Glenville St. (W.Va.) 306-320=626.
Top 5 Individuals
1. Connor Curry (MAL) 71-71=142, 2. Alex Easthom (WLU) 72-72=144, Howard Peterson IV (WLU) 71-73=144 and Howard McKeogh 70-74=144, 5. Jarrod Kasunick 71-75=146.
* - in tournament as an individual