Men's golf second at Whitman; women sixth at Whitworth

Men's golf second at Whitman; women sixth at Whitworth

TACOMA, Washington – The Puget Sound men's golf team placed second at the Whitman Invitational, which concluded Monday, while the women's team placed sixth at the Whitworth Invitational this past weekend.

Men's Results | Women's Results

The Logger men were in first place after the first round when they finished with a 292 score, and Puget Sound posted a score of 302 on Monday to finish with a total of 594 (+18). Whitworth (583, +7) won the event.

Adam Bean led the Loggers by placing third with an overall score of 145 (+1). Ben Hayes finished three strokes behind his teammate with a score of 148, which was good for a seventh-place tie. Ricky Howard also cracked the top 10 by tying for seventh, alongside Hayes. 

The Logger women shot a 391 on the first day of the Whitworth Invitational and 381 on the second day, good for a 772 total (+196). Halle Peterson finished as Puget Sound's top golfer with a two-day score of 170 (+26), good for 14th overall. Molly Nelson finished close behind in 20th place, totally 184 (+40) through two days.

Both Puget Sound teams next compete in the Northwest Conference Fall Classic in Newberg, Oregon, starting on Oct. 25. 

 

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