KALAMAZOO, Mich. – The Adrian College men's golf team needed just two less strokes on Tuesday afternoon to tie for first in the fourth MIAA Jamboree hosted by Kalamazoo College and finished third with a team score of 299. Hope College won the event at 297 and Olivet was second with a 298.
It was another top three finish for the Bulldogs who finished second in the third Jamboree after beginning the season with a fourth and fifth place finish. It seems like Adrian is beginning to hit their stride and they will look to climb up the standings when they host the fifth MIAA Jamboree on Saturday at Lenawee Country Club starting at 1:00 pm. Adrian is currently fifth in the league standings after four Jamboree's with a stroke average of 302.3 and trail Trine who is averaging 296.0 in first place.
The freshmen duo of Zach Davenport and Tyler Manning finished second and third respectively. Davenport shot a one-under par 71 while Manning carded an even-par 72. Both golfers shot 37 on the front nine while Davenport was one stroke better on the back side with a 34.
Jordan Kelly followed up his MIAA record 65 in the last Jamboree with a 77 and tied for 23rd. David Sreiberg shot a 79 and tied for 29th. Sterling Emery fired an 81 and did not count towards the team total. Brad Haley competed as an individual and shot 87.