LAPORTE, Ind. — With one final opportunity to compete before
the conference championship tournament, the Olivet Nazarene University men’s
golf team played in the Purdue University-North Central (Ind.) Spring Shootout.
The Tigers had five golfers finish in the top 20 among more than 40 golfers.
Nine Tiger golfers participated in the 18-hole one-day
individually scored event, played at Briar Leaf Golf Club in LaPorte, Ind. A total
of 41 golfers played at the par-72, 6850-yard course in northwest Indiana.
There were seven other schools represented, including six
from the CCAC. St. Xavier University (Ill.), Calumet-St. Joseph (Ind.), Holy Cross
College (Ind.), Purdue-North Central (Ind.), Goshen College (Ind.),
Purdue-Calumet (Ind.) and Robert Morris University (Ill.) participated in the
Junior Tyler Karraker
(Bourbonnais, Ill.) led the Tigers with a 78 (+6), finishing 11th.
Freshman Ethan Drooger (Holland, Mich.),
sophomore Michael Bork (Rapid City,
Mich.), and senior Aaron Miles
(Holt, Mich.) tied for 12th after each shooting a 79 (+7). Senior
Kyle Huber (Grand Blanc, Mich.) shot
an 80 (+8) and finished tied for 18th. Freshman Robert
Wagner (Bethel, Ohio) finished tied for 26th with an 84 (+12). Freshman Ryan Muzljakovich (Vicksburg, Mich.)
finished tied for 33rd with an 89 (+15). Sophomore Cameron Mason (Anderson, Ind.) shot a
95 (+23) to finish 38th, and junior Darin LaMont (Crawfordsville, Ind.) finished 41st with a
The Tigers will finish regular season play with the CCAC
Championships on Monday and Tuesday, April 22 and 23.