ANGOLA, Ind. – The Calvin men's golf team started the MIAA season on Saturday afternoon at the Zollner Golf Course in Angola, Indiana. The Knights finished the day in fourth place at 290 strokes, six behind first-place Hope.
"We had some good rounds today," said head coach Brian Bolt. "We have room to improve and we are looking to get back out on the course on Tuesday."
Junior John Van Noord (Troy, Mich./Oakland Christian) finished tied for fifth place at 71 strokes.
Junior Ben VanScoyk (Grand Rapids, Mich./Grand Rapids Christian) tallied a ninth-place finish at 72 strokes.
Sophomore Sam Kuiper (Grand Rapids, Mich./Grand Rapids Christian) recorded a round of 73 to finish tied for 12th place.
Freshman Joshua Song (Diamond Bar, Calif./Diamond Bar) was a stroke behind at 74 strokes to finish tied for 16th place.
Junior Matthew Lumbantoruan (Jakarta, Indonesia/Morning Star Academy) shot a round of 80 on Saturday to sit in 29th place.
The Knights return to action on Tuesday when they compete in the second MIAA Jamboree that will be hosted by Olivet at Bedford Valley.