Golden Eagle Men's Golf Finishes Fifth at Fall Central Region Invite
Contact: Mitch Bakken- Sports Information Director (218) 281-8414
(Detroit Lakes, Minn.)- The Golden Eagle Men's Golf team moved up one place on the final day of the Fall Central Region Invitational to take fifth place with a team score of 610. Winona State University won the Invitational by 12 strokes, finishing with a score of 582. Missouri Western State University finished second with a team score of 594.
Jake Sanders (Fr., Crookston, Minn.) had a brilliant second day, moving from out of the top ten to finishing tied for sixth with a two day score of 146. Sanders was just three strokes off the pace set by Aaron Lisenbee (Missouri Western) who finished with a -1 (143).
Team 1 2 Final
Steven Busho 70 – 81 151
Jake Sanders 74 – 72 146
Jared Miettunen 78 – 76 154
Brent Groenke 78 – 81 159
Andrew Wilson 86 – 90 176
Individuals 1 2 Final
Steve Zutz 73 – 83 156
Brandon Martin 82 – 84 166
Marcus Ramsey 86 – 89 175
Nick Nelson 97 – 95 192
The team returns to the links on September 29-October 1 as they participate in the Winona State Fall Invite. The invitational is held at the Bridges Golf Club in Winona, Minn.
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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).