Golden Eagle Men’s Golf Takes Fifth Place at Express Suites Riverport Inn Invitational
Contact: Mitch Bakken- Sports Information Director (218) 281-8414
(Winona, Minn.)- The Golden Eagle Men’s Golf team advanced one spot on day two of the Express Suites Riverport Invitational held in Winona, Minn. The Golden Eagle’s finished in fifth place as a team, 18 shots behind fourth place Upper Iowa University. Individually, Jake Sanders (Fr., Crookston, Minn.) and Steven Busho (Sr., Blooming Prairie, Minn.) battled for the top spot on the team in the invitational. Sanders put together two solid rounds, shooting a 72 on day one and a 71 on day two to finish tied for eighth in the invite. Busho took the team lead after day one shooting a 69 but struggled a little on day two, shooting a 75 to tie for eleventh on the weekend.
5 Minnesota-Crookston 304 303 607
T 8 Jacob Sanders 72 71 143
T 11 Steven Busho 69 75 144
T 40 Brent Groenke 80 80 160
T 44 Jared Miettunen 83 81 164
T 44 Steve Zutz 87 77 164
The Golden Eagle Men’s Golf team concludes its fall season this weekend when the team travels to Becker, Minn. to take part in the NSIC Golf Championship. The NSIC Championship runs from October 5-7 and will be held at the Pebble Creek Golf Club.
For more information, visit the Golden Eagle Athletics website at: www.goldeneaglesports.com.