Men's Golf opens 2018 fall schedule with second place finish at Polar Bear Classic

Men's Golf opens 2018 fall schedule with second place finish at Polar Bear Classic

By Tim Glon

HARROD — The Ohio Northern men's golf team opened its 2018 fall schedule with a solid performance at its own Polar Bear Classic Saturday and Sunday at Colonial Golfers Club.

Senior Joshua Turich (Centerville) won Medalist honors with a 76-77—153 to lead the Polar Bears (2-1 overall).

Freshman Nolan Kimberly (Zanesville) was fourth out of 33 golfers with an 84-76—170, freshman Andrew Slusher (Covington) was seventh with an 81-81—162 and senior Nick Anderson (Mason) was eighth an 82-81—163.

Heidelberg edged Ohio Northern 334-335 to win the team title.

The Polar Bears will return to action Sept. 8 at the Best of the Best tournament at Red Hawk Run Golf Course in Findlay.

Team Standings

1. Heidelberg 310-324—634, 2. Ohio Northern 320-315—635, 3. Rio Grande 344-330—674, 4. Bluffton 358-370—728.

Top 5 Individual Results

1. Joshua Turich (ONU) 76-77—153, 2. Logan Dwelle (Berg) 78-76—154, 3. Andrew Sikorski (Berg) 78-80—158, 4. Nolan Kimberly 84-76—160, t4. Mark Lair (Berg) 75-85—160.

Ohio Northern Individual Results

1. Joshua Turich 76-77—153, t4. Nolan Kimberly 84-76—160, 7. Andrew Slusher 81-81—162, 8. Nick Anderson 82-81—163, t11. David Gorman 81-85—166.

Other Ohio Northern Individual Results

t5. Jared Hernandez 84-77—161, t9. Ethan Smith 85-79—164, 82-85—167, t18. Sam Straker 83-88—171, t23. Brant Morton 92-88—180, 26. Brayden Newland 98-93—191, 27. Ethan Hartman 96-96—192, t29. Mason Roush 94-102—196, 31. Austin White 114-110—214.