RANGER GOLF TEAMS OPENS SEASON WITH A FOURTH PLACE FINISH

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RANGER GOLF TEAMS OPENS SEASON WITH A FOURTH PLACE FINISH

Chad KunkelOKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – The Northwestern Ranger golf team opened up the 2009 fall golf season with a fourth place finish at the Southwest Christian University Invitational played at Lake Hefner Golf Course in Oklahoma City.

 

The Rangers were seven strokes off of third place, as Southern Nazarene won the event with a 15 under par, 553.

 

Chad Kunkel tied for ninth place with a 77-70—147, as he lead the Ranger golfers. Bryant Briggs and Ty Billey each shot a 152 in the two-day event to put them in a tie for 21st place. Tyler Mays carded a 154 and Jay Lee followed behind by a stroke with a 155 to put them in 29th and 32nd place, respectively.

 

Jeremy Rapp was awarded 32nd with a 157 and Matt Stratton carded a 170 to take 42nd.

 

The next tournament stop for the men’s team will be at the Central Christian College Fall Invitational at Turkey Creek Golf Course in McPherson, Kan. on September 14-15.

 

Complete Results

NORTHWESTERN MEN’S INDIVIDUAL SCORES (48 golfers)

 

Finish   Player                          Rd. 1    Rd. 2    Total    +/- Par

T9         Chadd Kunkel                77         70         147       +5

T21       Bryant Briggs                 80         72         152       +10

T21       Ty Billey                        77         75         152       +10

T27       Tyler Mays                     75         79         154       +12

T29       Jay Lee                         79         76         155       +13

32         Jeremy Repp                 80         77         157       +15

42         Matt Stratton                  89         81         170       +28

           

MEN’S TEAM SCORES

 

Finish   Team                            Rd. 1    Rd. 2    Total    +/- Par

1.         Southern Nazarene         286       267       553       -15

2.         Mid-America Christian     291       303       594       +26

2.         Sterling College (Kan.)    307       287       594       +26

4.         Northwestern Okla. St 308      293      601      +33

5.         Bacone College              325       295       360       +52

6.         Central Christian            306       316       622       +54