Eagles tie for 17th at Midwest Regional


Michael Robertson, Sports Information Internmedium_grant_saylor-4933



NOBLESVILLE, Ind. – The University of Southern Indiana men’s golf team finished in a tie for 17th at the Midwest Spring Regional held at the Purgatory Golf Club in Noblesville, Indiana. The tournament was hosted by the University of Indianapolis.

The Screaming Eagles shot a two-day 622 (305-317), 36 strokes off the pace set by Wayne State University. The Warriors won the tournament with a team score of 596 (294-302).

Freshman Grant Saylor (Newburgh, Indiana) led the Eagles finishing in a tie for 34th. Saylor posted a first round 73 and followed it up with a second round 80 for a tournament total of 153. Saylor was followed by junior David Janney (Indianapolis, Indiana), who finished in a tie for 80th with a two round total of 157 (78-79).

The next action for the Eagles is in the Great Lakes Valley Conference Championship April 20-22. The three-day tournament is being held at Otter Creek Golf Course in Columbus, Indiana.