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Spartans Finish 1-2-3 at Elmhurst Invite

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Posted Sep 26, 2013

OAKBROOK, Ill. - The University of Dubuque men's golf team continues their fall schedule domination on Wednesday afternoon by winning the 2013 Elmhurst Men's Golf Fall Invitational held at Oakbrook Country Club with a team score of 285, a three stroke under par finish. The three under par is the lowest round the team has completed this school year.

Medalst honors were claimed by the Spartans Eric Wolfe (Sr., Cuba City, Wis.) after shooting a -4 under par 68. Trailing Wolfe were teammates Mitch Sobotta (Sr., Arcadia Wis.) who finished with a -2 under par 70 for runner-up medalist honors and Martin Odegard (Sr., Dubuque, Iowa) who capped off the round with a -1 under par 71 for third place.

Odegard and Wolfe lead the Spartans with an average a +2 over par with averages of 72.91 and 73.18 respectively. Wolfe and Sobotta are tied with the lowest rounds of the season with a -4 under par. Sobotta finished with a round of 67 (-4 under par) at Edgewood's Fall Classic while Wolfe shot a 68 (-4 under par) at Elmhurst Fall Invite. The trio of Sobotta, Odegard, and Wolfe have all finished in the Top-10 in five meets this fall.

In six events this fall the Spartans have never placed lower than second and have won five out of the six events.

Team Scores:

1 University of Dubuque  285  -3

2 Millikin  306  +18

3 Elmhurst  312  +24

4 Elmhurst B  315  +27

5 Carthage JV  317  +29

6 University of Dubuque - White  319  +31

7 North Park  321  +33

8 Millikin B  332  +44

t9 Judson University  333  +45

t9 Robert Morris  333  +45

 

University of Dubuque    285    -3   1st
Wolfe, Eric     68    -4   1st
Sobotta, Mitch     70    -2   2nd
Odegard, Martin     71    -1   3rd
Haukoos, Anders     76    +4   t-6th
Shere, Cameron     81    +9   t-31st

 

University of Dubuque - White     319    +31   6th
Burns, Tayler     76    +4   t-6th
Beck, Alex     78    +6   t-15th
Krueger, Troy     82    +10   t-33rd
Armas, Christian     83    +11   t-38th
Hawkins, Lane     88    +16   48th

Team low rounds of 2013-14:

1.   285 (-3)  -  Elmhurst Men's Golf Fall Invitational, 9/25/2013 (1st round)
 2.   288 (E)  -  Midwest Regional, 9/7-8/2013 (3rd round)
 3.   289 (+1)  -  Loras College Fall Invitational, 9/3/2013 (1st round)
 4.   284 (+4)  -  Univ. of Dubuque Invitational, 9/21- 9/22/13 (1st round)
    288 (+4)  -  Culver's Edgewood College Fall Classic, 08/30-31/13 (2nd round)
 6.   294 (+6)  -  Midwest Regional, 9/7-8/2013 (1st round)
 7.   297 (+9)  -  Midwest Regional, 9/7-8/2013 (2nd round)
 8.   292 (+12)  -  Univ. of Dubuque Invitational, 9/21- 9/22/13 (2nd round)
 9.   300 (+16)  -  Clarke University Fall Classic, 9/15/ - 9/16/2013 (2nd round)
 10.   302 (+18)  -  Clarke University Fall Classic, 9/15/ - 9/16/2013 (1st round)