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IW men’s golf ties for first, women place second

Oct 05, 2017

FT. MADISON — The Iowa Wesleyan University golf teams hosted the IW Fall Invite at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course Tuesday.

The Tiger men were one of thirteen teams competing in the event, and they ended the day tied for first with Blackburn College. Three members finished in the top ten individually for Iowa Wesleyan.

As a team, IW turned in a final score of 301 through eighteen holes. Kiley Miller continued his strong play this fall, leading the way for Iowa Wesleyan with a score of 71, tying for medalist honors in the event.

Blake Forsythe bounced back from his last round with a score of 74 for the Tigers. He tied for fourth place individually. Brock Butler was the next best finisher for Iowa Wesleyan. His final score of 75 earned him a tie for ninth place.

Iowa Wesleyan will have one more tournament before the fall season ends. They will participate in the Blackburn Fall Invite at Timber Lakes Golf Course on October 14. The women’s golf team was also in action today at the IW Fall Invite. The Tigers were one of four women’s teams that participated in the tournament.

Iowa Wesleyan turned in a final score of 414 as a team. Three members placed in the top ten in the individual scoring. Hannah Lien led the Tigers with a score of 94 through eighteen holes. She placed fifth in the event. Madelyn Calease finished close behind with a final score of 96, placing sixth individually.

Darby Massner was the final Tiger to finish in the top 10. She recorded a final score of 109 to place tenth in the individual scoring. Hunter Clark ended the day just outside the top 10. Clark finished eleventh after shooting a 112 on the day.

The Tigers will take on Eureka College in a two-day dual this weekend. This is their final event before the conference tournament on October 23 and 24.

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