- DWU men tie for 12th at final tournament of fall October 22, 2013
KOHLER, Wis. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s golf team tied for 12th in its final tournament of the 2013 fall season Tuesday afternoon. The Tigers shot a two-round total of 654 to tie with Viterbo University at the Kohler Collegiate Classic, hosted by Ashford University in Kohler, Wis.
Dakota Wesleyan was tied for 10th with a 326 after the first day of competition and shot a 328 Tuesday to finish out the tournament with a 654. Grand View University won the event with a 613. Grand Rapids Community College took second with a 615 and Bellevue University finished third with a 617. Other Great Plains Athletic Conference schools at the meet included Northwestern, which finished eighth; Midland University and Hastings College, which tied for ninth and Morningside College, which finished 11th.
Tyler Burr paced Dakota Wesleyan individually, finishing in a tie for 40th with a 162. He was tied for ninth after Monday’s round with a 77, but shot an 85 Tuesday. Josh Korn tied for 49th with a 165 after carding an 84 and an 81, Mac Young tied for 56th with a 166 (84, 82), Austin Hieb tied for 59th with a 167 (85, 82) and Anthony Husher tied for 63rd with a 168 (88, 80).
Grand Rapids’ Jared Multer, Morningside’s Matt Young and Texas Wesleyan’s Blake Vinson all tied for first with 149s in the individual race.
The Tiger men resume the 2013-14 season in the spring. Included in the schedule will be the final two GPAC qualifiers of the season.