Men’s Golf Takes Third at Fourth MIAA Jamboree

Men’s Golf Takes Third at Fourth MIAA Jamboree

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The Calvin men's golf team took third place at the fourth MIAA Jamboree on a windy Monday afternoon Watermark Country Club in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Knights shot a combined round of 305 strokes. The Knights sit in third place in the overall MIAA standings at 1194 strokes, one stroke behind Kalamazoo. Hope won the jamboree at 299 strokes and is in first place at 1167 strokes.

"Today was a tough day," said head coach Brian Bolt. "The conditions were tough today, I thought that we had some good scores. We have to now get ready for next week."

Sophomore Sam Kuiper (Grand Rapids, Mich./Grand Rapids Christian) shot the lowest round for the Knights at 73, to take fifth place.

Freshman Joshua Song (Diamond Bar, Calif./Diamond Bar) finished tied for ninth place with a round of 75.

Junior Ben VanScoyk (Grand Rapids, Mich./Grand Rapids Christian) recorded a round of 78 to finish tied for 15th place.

Junior John Van Noord (Troy, Mich./Oakland Christian) ended up tied for 21st place at 79 strokes.

Junior Matthew Lumbantoruan (Jakarta, Indonesia/Morning Star) shot a round of 83 to finish tied for 32nd place.

Playing unattached was sophomore Alec DeJonge (Niles, Mich./Niles) shot a round of 80, sophomore Mitchell Knoor (Grand Rapids, Mich./Grand Rapids Christian) recorded a round of 82 and junior Alex Wagner (Pentwater, Mich./Pentwater) finished the day at 89 strokes.

The Knights conclude their fall schedule at the MIAA Final on Oct. 7-8 at Battle Creek Country Club, in Battle Creek, Michigan.

Monday Results

  1. Hope 299
  2. Adrian 303
  3. Calvin 305
  4. Trine 307
  5. Kalamazoo 310
  6. Albion 313
  7. Olivet 329
  8. Alma 347

Overall Standings

  1. Hope 1167
  2. Kalamazoo 1193
  3. Calvin 1194
  4. Trine 1206
  5. Adrian 1249
  6. Albion 1255
  7. Alma 1324
  8. Olivet 1341