Men's Golf finishes 10th of 12 at Ohio Cup

Men's Golf finishes 10th of 12 at Ohio Cup

By Tim Glon

FINDLAY — The Ohio Northern men's golf team finished 10th of 12 varsity teams at the Ohio Cup, hosted by Findlay and Tiffin on a rainy Saturday at Red Hawk Run Golf Club.

ONU (4-10) finished the 36-hole tournament with a 327-320—647 and were fourth of the five NCAA Division III schools.

Freshman Nolan Kimberly (Zanesville) led the Polar Bears with a 13-over par 79-78—157 on the 7155-yard, par-72 course. he finished tied for 38th out of 87 golfers.

Freshman Andrew Slusher (Covington) tied for 54th with an 85-79—164 and senior Nick Anderson (Mason) and freshman Jared Hernandez (Van Wert) tied for 56th with 165s.

Northwestern Ohio won the team title with a 302-286—586, Findlay was second with a 300-290—590 and Ashland was third with a 307-296—603.

Lewis Scott of UNOH won Medalist honors with an even par 73-71—144.

The Polar Bears will return to action Sept. 22-23 at the Bluffton Fall Invitational.

Team Standings

1. Northwestern Ohio 302-284—586, 2. Findlay 300-290—590, 3. Ashland 307-296—603, 4. Tiffin 297-308—605, 5. Ohio Dominican 296-312—608, 6. Findlay "B" 315-297—612, 7. Heidelberg 316-309—625, 8. Cedarville 314-317—631, 9. Tiffin "B" 322-312—634, 10. Marietta 329-312—641, 11. Defiance 316-327—643, 12. Ohio Northern 327-320—674, 13. Notre Dame (Ohio) 335-315—650, 14. Bluffton 382-365—747.

Top 5 Individual Results

1. Lewis Scott (UNOH) 73-71—144, t2. Tom Froom (UNOH) 74-72—146, t2. Josh Beatt (UNOH) 77-69—146, t2. Luke Kelly (Findlay) 73-73—146, t2. Cole Thomas (UNOH) 72-74—146.

Ohio Northern Individual Results

t38. Nolan Kimberly 79-78—157, t54. Andrew Slusher 85-79—164, t56. Nick Anderson 79-86—165, t56. Jared Hernandez 84-81—165, t64. Joshua Turich 86-82—168.

Other Ohio Northern Individual Results

76. Joe Slusher 86-91—178, t77. David Gorman 88-91—179, 80. Sam Straker 97-94—191, 82. Ethan Smith 98-97—195.