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Busho Tied for Fourth After First Day of Golden Bear Invite
April 15, 2008

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

(Lake City, Minn.)- The Golden Eagle Men’s Golf team returned to the Jewel Golf Club in Lake City, Minn. yesterday to open the first round of the Golden Bear Invite. Steven Busho (Sr, Blooming Prairie, Minn.) shot an outstanding round of 71 (36-35) to finish day one tied for fourth place. The Golden Eagles as a team finished the first round in eighth place shooting a team score of 324. Upper Iowa closed out day one with the lead, shooting a team score of 288.

8 Minnesota-Crookston 324
T 4 Steven Busho 36- 35 71
T 32 Jared Miettunen 38- 40 78
T 64 Brent Groenke 42- 45 87
66 Andrew Wilson 43- 45 88
DQ Jacob Sanders (score card error)

The Golden Eagles return to the Jewel Golf Club on 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).