Bemidji State Men’s Golf finishes 16th at NSU Invitational

Bemidji State Men’s Golf finishes 16th at NSU Invitational
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Bemidji State Men’s Golf finishes 16th at NSU Invitational

TAHLEQUAH, Okla. – For the second-consecutive tournament, the Bemidji State University Men’s Golf team was led by freshman Ian Mackenzie Olson, this time to a 16th place finish at the Northeastern Oklahoma Invitational in Tahlequah, Oklahoma.

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The Beavers finished 16th out of 17 teams in a tournament that feature some of the most successful division II men’s golf programs. BSU shot a 47-over par 899 over the two-day, three-round tournament while tournament champion, University of Central Oklahoma, carded a team score of four-under, 848.

Mackenzie Olson paced the Beavers by carding eight-over par, 221 (74-75-72) while sophomore Matthew Gregg followed just two strokes back at ten-over par (73-73-77). Tanner Sperling (75-78-85), Brandon Nelson (78-77-74) and Samuel Otto (76-80-78) all competed for the Beavers while Brenna Hockman (77-74-76) competed as an individual for BSU.

The Beavers will return to action September 25-26 by competing at the Watkins Northern Regional hosted by Winona State University in Lake City, Minn.

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Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooden region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, BSU sponsors 15 varsity athletic programs with NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey membership in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, while its 13 NCAA Division II programs hold membership in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).