Men’s Golf Ties For Fourth at MIAA Jamboree Hosted by Kalamazoo
Saturday, September 08, 2012
KALAMAZOO – The Calvin men’s golf team opened its 2012 MIAA schedule on Saturday at a league jamboree hosted by Kalamazoo College at the Milham Park Golf Club. Calvin finished tied for fourth place with Olivet with a team score of 309 strokes, finishing seven strokes behind Hope and Trine which tied for first place at 302 and three strokes behind Adrian which placed third.
Senior Ben Kuiper (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS) led Calvin with a round of 74 that was good for fourth place individually on Saturday. Sophomores Michael Wierenga (Caledonia/South Christian HS) and James Van Noord (Troy/Troy Athens HS) were next with rounds of 78 while senior Dave Sarkipato (Kalamazoo/Kalamazoo Christian HS) had a 79 and junior Ross Ryzenga (Hol-land/Holland Christian HS) an 83.
Pat Wolcott of Trine and Jordan Pittman of Adrian shared medalist honors with round of 72.
Junior Mark Allen (Oconomoc, WI/Lake Country Lutheran HS) also competed individually for Calvin and had a round of 76.
Calvin returns to action next Saturday when it competes at an MIAA Jamboree hosted by Adrian at the Lenawee Country Club.
MIAA JAMBOREE #1 TEAM SCORES (at Milham Park Golf Club – Hosted by Kalamazoo)