Baldwin Wallace Menís Golf Team Finishes Third at JCU Pat Flowers Invitational
SHAKER HEIGHTS, OHIO Ė The Baldwin Wallace University menís golf team placed third of nine teams today (Monday, September 12, 2011) at the fall season-opening John Carroll University Pat Flowers Memorial Tournament at the Shaker Heights Country Club. The tournament was originally scheduled to be for 36 holes, but due to inclement weather on the first day (Sunday, Sept. 11), it was shortened to a 27-hole event.
BW totalled 450 total strokes to place third on the par-71 and 6,308-yard Shaker Hts. C.C. layout. Otterbein University defeated host JCU in a sudden death playoff after each finished with 447 strokes. Otterbein's Taylor Ford defeated John Carroll's Alex DiPalma by shooting par on the first playoff hole.
For the Yellow Jackets, junior Stephen Spalding (Stow/ Walsh Jesuit) led the way as he fired a team-low 71 for the first 18 holes and a 38 on the final nine for a 109-stroke total. He was followed by senior Ricky Jaskolski (North Royalton/Padua Franciscan) with a 110-stroke total, including a team-low 36 on the final nine holes, senior Kyle Lewis (Riverside, Calif./ Riverside Poly) at 115 strokes, senior Matt Warren (Copley) at 117 strokes and sophomore Augie Ward (Medina/ Walsh Jesuit) at 124 strokes.
In addition and playing on the B-Team were freshman Cody Lyon (Wadsworth/ Medina Highland) at 115, sophomore Chris Nader (Westlake) at 117, freshman Adam Sanders (Fairview Park/Fairview) at 119 and freshman Andy Ingram (Vermilion) at 135.
The men are back in action this Friday, Sept. 16 when they participate in the 27-hole Ohio Athletic Conference Fall Invitational Tournament, hosted by Ohio Northern University, at the Colonial Players Club in Lima, Ohio. Tee times are currently to be announced.
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