Turich wins medalist honors as Men's Golf downs Tiffin 637-656 in non-conference match at Colonial Golfers Club

Turich wins medalist honors as Men's Golf downs Tiffin 637-656 in non-conference match at Colonial Golfers Club

By Tim Glon

SUNBURY — Senior Joshua Turich (Centerville) fired a 3-over par 71-74—145 to win Medalist honors and lead the Ohio Northern men's golf team to a 637-656 victory over Tiffin on Saturday at Colonial Golfers Club.

The Polar Bears improve to 15-35-1 on the season with the win.

Turich won the title by five shots over freshman teammate Jared Hernandez (Van Wert), who carded a 74-76—150 on the par-72, 6886-yard course.

Freshman Nolan Kimberly (Zanesville) was third with a 77-77—154 and freshman Andrew Slusher (Covington) was fifth with a 81-76—157 for Ohio Northern. 

The Polar Bears will return to action next Friday at the Northwestern Ohio Spring Invitational at Hidden Creek Golf Course in Lima.

Team Standings

1. Ohio Northern 321-316—637, 2. Tiffin 322-334—656.

Top 5 Individual Results

t1. Joshua Turich (Ohio Northern) 71-74—145, 2. Jared Hernandez (Ohio Northern) 74-76—150, 3. Nolan Kimberly 77-76—153, 4. Austin Rohrer (Tiffin) 76-79—155, 5. Andrew Slusher (Ohio Northern) 81-76—157.

Ohio Northern Individual Results

1. Joshua Turich 71-74—145, 3. Nolan Kimberly 77-77—154, 7. Ethan Smith 82-81—163, t13. Aaron Sharp 91-84—175, 17. Joe Slusher 95-96—191.

Tiffin Individual Results

4. Austin Rohrer 76-79—155, 6. Cole Cisco 79-83—162, 8. Brayden Dunlap 81-85—166, t13. Billy Dunlap 88-87—175, t13. Chase Dumermuth 86-89—175.

Other Ohio Northern Individual Results

2. Jared Hernandez 74-76—150, 5. Andrew Slusher 81-76—157, 9. Sam Straker 82-85—167, 10. Austin White 86-82—168, t11. David Gorman 87-86—173, 16. Brayden Newland 91-86—177, 18. Mason Roush 87-WD.

Other Tiffin Individual Results

t11. Marshall Shull 87-86—173.