Calvin Finishes 12th at Lou Collins Classic
Saturday, August 30, 2008
BATTLE CREEK—Calvin finished in 12th place at the Olivet College Lou Collins Classic on Saturday, finishing the 36-hole tournament with a total of 633 strokes. Calvin opened the tournament with a team score of 318 strokes on Friday and came back with a score of 315 on Saturday.
Sophomore Eric Doezema (Grand Rapids Christian HS) was Calvin’s top individual finisher, placing tied for 17th with a 36-hole total of 151 (72-79) strokes. Junior Kyle Harvey (Willard, OH) was Calvin’s next-best finisher, placing 51st with a score of 160 (88-72). He was followed by junior Jon Kuiper in 54th with a weekend score of 161 (81-80) and junior Tyler Smies (Sheboygan, WI) in 75th with a score of 168 (84-84). Rounding out Calvin’s finishers was sophomore Jess Hendriksma (Grand Rapids Christian HS) in 78th place with a total of 171 strokes (81-90).
Host Olivet took first place with a team score of 588 strokes, finishing 13 strokes ahead of Bethel College (IN). Brock Gledall of Olivet earned medalist honors with a score of 143 (74-69).
The tournament was held at the Bedford Valley Country Club.
Calvin returns to action next Saturday when it competes at the first MIAA outing of the year. The outing will be held at the Pine River Country Club with Alma College serving as host.