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Men’s Golf Takes Top Spot in Conference Championships

Golf Champs holding the 2018 Men's Golf Champions banner.Evan Gfeller and Seth Robertson battled for the league’s individual title on Tuesday, in turn leading the Crusaders to their first-ever Conference Carolinas championship in men’s golf.

The Basics

  • Team Score: 288 / 291 / 304 (883)
  • Top Individuals: Evan Gfeller (72 / 69 / 75 – 216)
    Top Individuals: Seth Robertson (72 / 74/ 70 – 216)
  • Location: Cutter Creek Country Club (Snow Hill, North Carolina)
  • Host: Barton College

How it Happened

  • Gfeller and Robertson finished the day tied for second place, finishing the three-day event with 216 total strokes.
  • Gfeller finished wrapped up the week with a 75 while Robertson tacked on a 74. Robertson shot a 72 and 70 during the first two rounds. The low round of the tournament belonged to Gfeller who carded a 69 on Monday.
  • Chase Fisher finished the week in a tie for 11th place after carding the lowest day three round of any NGU golfer. Fisher shot a 73 in his final round and finished with a total of 224.
  • Austin Duncan finished tied for 14th, capping his tournament with an 82. He finished with a three day total of 227.
  • Josiah Ledford rounded out North Greenville’s scores with an 83 in his final trip. Ledford finished the tournament in 39th with a total of 243.

Top Five Teams

  1. North Greenville
  2. Barton College
  3. Limestone College
  4. Belmont Abbey College
  5. Southern Wesleyan

Top Individual Finishes

  1. Eric Shea – 215 [Southern Wesleyan]
  2. Evan Gfeller – 216 [North Greenville]
    Seth Robertson – 216 [North Greenville]
  3. Nick Stafford – 217 [Belmont Abbey]
  4. Will Woodard – 220 [Limestone College]

Next Time Out

  • The Crusaders now have their sites on a national championship as they gear up for the NCAA Southeast Regional hosted by Lenoir-Rhyne in May.