Men Compete at Warner
The Crimson Wave men’s golf team competed in the Warner University Golf Classic Invitational held in Sebring, Florida on March 3rd. There were thirteen colleges and universities that competed in this event that include: Warner University, Thomas University, Faulkner University, Embry Riddle-University, Webber International, Webber University-Gold, Shorter University, Palm Beach Atlantic, Warner University-Royal, University of Tampa, Ave Maria University, Wheeling Jesuit University, and Calumet College of St. Joseph. CCSJ would go on to finish 12th overall in this two day event.
Anthony Rubino led the way for CCSJ scoring a 159 and ended with a +15 on the day. Tyler Nicol finished 62nd with a 173. Anthony Spalla, Steve Rankin, and Michael Bafia shot 179, 192, and 204 respectively. Overall it was a great trip for the young men as they are getting into the heart of their Spring schedule.
The men’s team will return to action this Spring on Saturday March 22nd and 23rd when they travel up to Moravia, Iowa to compete in the Iowa Intercollegiate Championships.
Men Compete at Troll Classic
The Crimson Wave men’s golf team competed in the Troll Golf Classic in Homewood, Illinois. There were nine colleges that participated in this event that included: Calumet College of St. Joseph, St. Xavier, Chicago State University, University of St. Francis (IL), Olivet Nazarene University, Trinity Christian, Roosevelt University, Judson College, and Purdue-North Central. There were over sixty golfers that played in this event.
CCSJ’s own Tyler Nicol continued his impressive Junior season by finishing 4th overall while shooting a 73 on the day. Tyler went 36 on the first nine holes and 37 on the back nine holes. Steve Rankin and Kyle Snyder each shot an 86 on the day. The Crimson Wave would go on to finish 8th overall.
The Crimson Wave golfers have a lot of time to prepare as they head to Prairie, Texas to compete in the Northwood Fall Shootout on October 28th.
Nicol Places 2nd at ONU Tiger Invite
The Crimson Wave Men’s Golf Team competed in the ONU Tiger Invite held in Crete, IL.
This was the fourth contest of the season for the Crimson Wave golfers. Eleven different colleges participated in this event including Division I Chicago State.
CCSJ finished 5th overall. It was CCSJ’s Tyler Nicol that would go on to take 2nd place overall by shooting a 74. Anthony Rubino, Steve Rankin, Anthony Spalla, and Kyle Snyder would go on to shoot 80, 84, 95, and 90 respectively.
The Crimson Wave will now prepare for their next event as they head to Homewood, IL for the Troll Golf Classic on Wednesday October 3rd. Tee time will be at 10am.