Dordt College News

Weekend Golf Ahead For Dordt Men

September 24, 2012

Meet… The American Institute of Business (AIB) is hosting a two day event on Friday and Saturday, September 28 and 29 at Lake Panorama Golf Course in Marshalltown, Iowa.  Lake Panorama is set up for par 72 and is 7,024 yards in length.

Participants… Teams from AIB, Des Moines Area Community, Iowa Central, Graceland, Viterbo, William Penn, Waldorf, Iowa Wesleyan and Dordt will all have at least one team competing and some schools will have multiple squads.

Last Time Out… The Dordt College Defender men's golf team finished in a tie for 7th place at the Doane College Invite at Wilderness Ridge Golf Course in Lincoln, Nebraska. The Defenders totaled a 666 and were 11 shots out of sixth place.

Dordt was led by Madison Moss with a 163 for 26th place overall. Derek Fox was 32nd with a 165 and Zach Kooiker totaled a 167 for 36th place.

Northwestern won the two-day event with a 611 led by Neil Malenke's 146.

Wilderness Ridge was set up for 7,107 in length and par-71.

The Lineup… Dordt’s low average so far this season is by Derek Fox with a 79 through five rounds.  Zach Kooiker has an 80.4 average through four rounds and Sam Vos has shot an 81 through five rounds.  Madison Moss has worked his average back to 81.6 after five rounds of competition and Nathan Middel’s is 82.5.

After This…Dordt will play in an event hosted by Briar Cliff at Green Valley on Thursday, October 4.  The meet will serve as a preview of the GPAC Qualifier #2 that will be held on Wednesday, October 10.

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