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IW men's golf takes third at Blue Top Ridge

The Iowa Wesleyan Men’s Golf team competed in the Iowa City Shootout at Blue Top Ridge Golf Course this past weekend. The Tigers took third place as a team with a team score on the weekend of 723, finishing ahead of Coe College but fell to Buena Vista University and Wartburg College.

The Tigers had 23 fewer shots the second day than they had the first day, and Coach Moon was proud of the team for showing some significant improvement.

Jeff Cox led the Tigers with a score of 89 on Day One and 85 on Day Two, which gave him a total score of 174 for the tournament. Alex Dentlinger was the second-best performer for the Tigers as his total score was 180. Dentlinger had a much better day on Sunday, decreasing his shots by 12 from the previous day.

The Tigers are back in action on September 16t, when they had to Creston to compete in the “War at the Moor” at Crestmoor Country Club.