BUFFALO LAKE, Minn. – In their final meet before the UMAC Championships, the Minnesota Morris men’s golf team competed in the two-day Viking Invitational Friday at Crow River Golf Club in Hutchinson and Saturday at Oakdale Golf Club in Buffalo Lake.
Northwestern won the team event with a combined score of 622. Minnesota Morris came in 10th place with a team score of 733.
Freshman Orion Collins was the Cougar top golfer over the two days. His scores of 80 and 81 (161) were good for a tie for 10th place overall. Mitch Baumann combined to shoot a 203. Kyle Hastings and Michael Head shot a 212 and 219, respectively. Trent Jerome played only Friday and carded an 83. Kyle Och only played Saturday and shot a 74, tied for third best round among all golfers on the afternoon.
Minnesoa Morris next competes in the UMAC Championships Thursday-Saturday at Pebble Creek Golf Club in Becker.
BUFFALO LAKE, Minn. – The Minnesota Morris women’s golf team finished in third place at the two-day Viking Invitational in the team’s final tune-up before the UMAC Championships begin Thursday.
St. Scholastica won the team event with a two-day score of 742. UW-Superior finished one shot ahead of the Cougars with a score of 784. The Cougars (785) were six shots better than Bethany Lutheran.
All four Cougar golfers placed in the top 15. Meghan Foley led the way for UMM with a two-day score of 187, good for eighth place. Payton Sierra was a shot behind with a 188, good for a tie for ninth place. Brynn Combs and Brittany Lormis each carded a 205, good for a tie for 14th.
Minnesota Morris next competes at the UMAC Championships Thursday-Saturday at Pebble Creek Golf Club in Becker.