Men’s golf takes 7th at MVC Championship


Men’s Golf Takes 7th At MVC Championship

Gushrowski and Rohleder pace UE in the third round

APRIL 24, 2024

SUNRISE BEACH, Mo. – Nicholas Gushrowski and Isaac Rohleder posted rounds of 74 on Tuesday to help the University of Evansville men’s golf team come home in 7th place at the Missouri Valley Conference Championship at The Golf Club at Porta Cima.

Gushrowski and Rohleder finished the day at 2-over par to lead the Purple Aces.  Completing the three rounds with a 233, Gushrowski tied for 38th while Rohleder was three behind with a 236.  He tied for 43rd.

Carson Parker recorded the top finish for the Aces.  Posting a 75 or lower in all three rounds, Parker scored a 224 on his way to a 26th place finish.  He carded a 75 in Tuesday’s final round.  Daniil Romashkin was two behind him with a 226. Romashkin finished round three with a 78 but had Evansville’s lowest round of the tournament with a 71 on Sunday.

Next up was Caleb Wassmer.  His round of 78 on Tuesday gave him a 230, tying him for 34th.  His low score was a 3-over 75 on Monday.  Gushrowski tied for 38th with his 233 while Rohleder came home in a tie for 43rd with a 236.

As a team, Evansville improved in each of the three rounds before earning a 7th-place finish.  UE’s 301 in the final round secured the finish with a final total of 905 strokes.  The Aces edged Illinois State by two while coming in six shots ahead of Bradley.

Southern Illinois took top team and individual honors.  The Salukis’ 856 finished eight in front of Missouri State and 12 on top of Valparaiso.  Edouard Cereto of the Salukis was the medalist with a 209.  His tally was two in front of Valpo’s Caleb VanArragon.