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Sanders Finishes Tied for Fifth at the Jewel Invite
April 14, 2008

Contact: Mitch Bakken- Sports Information Director (218) 281-8414

(Lake City, Minn.)- The Golden Eagle Men’s Golf team traveled to Lake City, Minn. for the Jewel Invite on Sunday, April 13. Minnesota, Crookston took fourth place, shooting a team score of 325. Jake Sanders (Fr, Crookston, Minn.) led the squad shooting a 75 (38-37) good for fifth place in the invite. Winona State University won the invite posting a team score of 300.

4 Minnesota-Crookston 325
T 5 Jacob Sanders 38- 37 75
T 21 Brent Groenke 41- 42 83
T 21 Jared Miettunen 42- 41 83
T 24 Steven Busho 41- 43 84
T 30 Andrew Wilson 45- 43 88

The Golden Eagles return to the Jewel Golf Club on Monday, April 14 and Tuesday, April 15 for the Golden Bear Invite in Lake City, Minn. The team then travels to Bemidji, Minn. on Friday, April 18 for the BSU / UMC Dual at the Bemidji Town and Country Club.

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The University of Minnesota, Crookston is a NCAA Division II Institution and a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). Golden Eagle Hockey is a member of the Midwest Collegiate Hockey Association (MCHA). The Golden Eagle Equestrian team is a member of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA).