Men’s Golf Ties for Third at MIAA Jamboree #4
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
KALAMAZOO - The Calvin men’s golf finished in a three-way tie for third place at the fourth MIAA Jamboree of the year with a team score of 304 strokes. Tuesday’s competition was hosted by Kalamazoo at the Milham Park Golf Club.
Adrian continued to build its lead for first place in the overall MIAA standings by taking first place on Tuesday with a team score of 292 strokes. Hope was second with 300 strokes while Calvin finished in a three-way tie for third with Albion and Trine while Olivet was sixth, just one stroke back at 305.
Calvin was led by junior Dave Sarkipato (Kalamazoo/Kalamazoo Christian HS) and freshman Michael Wierenga (Caledonia/South Christian HS) with rounds of 74 that tied for fifth place individually. Junior Ben Kuiper (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS) was next with a 77 while freshman James Van Noord (Troy/Troy Athens HS) had a 79 and sophomore Kory Kieffer (Howell/Detroit Catholic Central HS) an 84.
Mac Boucher and Karter Clark of Adrian shared medalist honors on Tuesday with rounds of 71.
Calvin is currently in sixth place in the overall MIAA standings, 12 strokes back of fifth place Olivet and 13 strokes behind ourth place Trine.
Calvin is back in action on Saturday when it competes at an MIAA Jamboree hosted by Trine University at noon.
MIAA JAMBOREE #4 TEAM SCORES FOR 9-20-11
MIAA MEN’S GOLF TEAM STANDINGS THROUGH 9-20-11
Adrian - 1224
Hope - 1234
Alma - 1243
Trine - 1247
Olivet - 1248
Calvin - 1260
Albion - 1278
Kalamazoo - 1345