SAU Golf Teams Compete at Ackerman-Allen Shootout

Monday, April 18th, was the Ackerman-Allen Shootout for SAU’s men and women golf teams. The games were held at Purdue’s Akerman-Allen Golf Course in West Lafayette, Indiana with ten other teams competing. The men’s golf team finished in third place and the women’s golf team finished in seventh.

Men’s Golf Team

According to the saucougars.com’s article, the men’s golf team finished in 3rd at the Ackerman-Allen Shootout and the cougars ended with a score of 309 in round one and 307 in round two, totaling at 616. Parkland College had won the competition with the score of 591. Taylor University was second with 595.

From the saucougars’ article, the SAU scores and team scoreboard were as follows:

  TEAM SCOREBOARD

Parkland – 293-298-591

Taylor – 292-303-595

Spring Arbor – 309-307-616

Indiana Wesleyan – 304-317-621

Olivet Nazarene – 315-313-628

Grace – 315-316-631

Mount Vernon Nazarene – 319-320-639

Huntington – 319-325-644

Taylor (B) – 323-323-646

Bethel – 329-336-665

SPRING ARBOR SCORES

Rory Myers – 72-74-146 (3rd)

Sean Vann – 76-73-149 (7th)

Brett MacNeil – 80-80-160 (t-23rd)

Brett Casto – 89-80-169 (t-45th)

Noah Abbey – 81-95-176 (52nd)

The men golf team will be competing at The Crossroads League Championship at Orchard Ridge County Club in Fort Wayne, Indiana. It will be on April 26-27.

Woman’s Golf Team

According to the saucougars.com’s article, the women’s golf team competed at the Ackerman-Allen Shootout and won seventh place with a score of 700. Taylor University had received first place with a score of 635. Indiana Wesleyan University won second with 639. Third was Bethel University with 640.

Saucougars’ article provided the SAU scores and team scoreboard:

TEAM SCOREBOARD

Taylor – 321-314-635

Indiana Wesleyan – 310-329-639

Bethel – 320-320-640

Olivet Nazarene – 335-342-677

Huntington – 337-352-689

Mount Vernon Nazarene – 342-349-691

Spring Arbor – 352-348-700

SPRING ARBOR SCORES

Jamie Erickson – 85-85-170 (20th)

Kaitlyn Mallory – 86-87-173 (24th)

Caitlin Lysher – 90-86-176 (28th)

Meredith Harkema – 91-92-183 (33rd)

Grace Iacopelli – 94-90-184 (34th)

The women’s golf team will compete at The Crossroads League Championship at Harbor Shores GC in Harbor Shores, Michigan. It will be on May 3-4.

By: Sarah Williams