Men’s Golf Fifth at MIAA Jamboree Hosted by Olivet at Bedford Valley Country Club
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
BATTLE CREEK - The Calvin menís golf team tied for fifth at an MIAA Jamboree hosted by Olivet at the Bedford Valley Country Club Wednesday afternoon. Calvin posted a team score of 316 strokes. Hope took first place in the team standings at 299 followed by Adrian at 303, Olivet at 310 and Alma at 312.
Calvin shared fifth place with Albion. Junior Ben Kuiper (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS) was Calvinís top golfer, finishing 13th with a 76. Junior Dave Sarkipato (Kalamazoo/Kalamazoo Christian HS) was next with a 77 followed by sophomore Ross Ryzenga (Holland/Holland Christian HS) with an 81, freshman Michael Wierenga (Caledonia/South Christian HS) with an 82 and freshman James Van Noord (Troy/Troy Athens HS) with an 84.
Mac Boucher of Adrian was the tournament medalist.
Calvin is currently in sixth place in the MIAA standings with a three-round total of 956 strokes. Calvin is 18 strokes ahead of Albion and 13 strokes behind Olivet. The next MIAA Jamboree is set for September 20 at the Milham Park Golf Club with Kalamazoo College serving as host.
MIAA JAMBOREE #3 TEAM SCORES
MIAA OVERALL MEN’S GOLF STANDINGS THROUGH 9-14-11