2016 Men's Golf
Pictured is Sam Vos who was honored as the WHAC Newcomer of the Year.
Pictured is Sam Vos who was honored as the WHAC Newcomer of the Year.
Men's Golf - Fri, Apr. 18, 2014

The Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference men's golf championship came to a close yesterday afternoon as Madonna University took the tournament championship.

Wednesday during day one of the tournament, Cornerstone finished in tied for fourth place shooting a team score of 629 after two rounds.  Madonna led the pack after two rounds shooting 608 after 36 holes. 

Yesterday, during day two, Cornerstone dropped a seed lower finishing the championship in fifth place with a final score of 939 after three rounds.  The total places them behind UNOH (937) by only two strokes.  Indiana Tech followed behind Cornerstone with a final 954 score.  Following the pack, was Lourdes, Aquinas, Concordia and Marygrove. 

Highlighting the second day for the Golden Eagles, the men shot 310 in 18 holes.  Their score was their lowest round of the 2014 WHAC tournament.  Cornerstone finished +24 behind Madonna's three rounds. 

Leading the Way

Zach Mick led the way for the Golden Eagles during the championship.  The senior shot a 73, 82 and 76 in all three rounds for a 231 grand total, placing him tied for seventh our of all WHAC players.  Jorge Benitez from Davenport placed first overall with a final score of 224. 

Golden Eagles Tyler Coyne also finished in the top 20 players with an overall 235 score (80, 76, 79) placing him tied for fifteenth.  Finishing the two day event was Chris Wisen (236), Sam Vos (237) and Casey Vandenberg (267).

Cornerstone will be saying goodbye to seniors Zach Mick, Casey Vandenberg and Chris Wisen.  VandeBerg was the long Golden Eagle to play four years on the varsity team.

WHAC Awards

Dordt College transfer, Sam Vos was named the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference Newcomer of the Year along with WHAC Honorable Mention All-Conference.

Coaches Corner

VandenBerg commented on the Golden Eagles season, "After a rough spring as far as weather conditions, the season was cut short.  Next year, Sam Vos will have to step up alongside Tyler Coyne and Brad Clevenger as they challenge for a conference title."

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  • Apr. 17 - Men's Golf @ Day 2 - 2015 WHAC Championships (Coyote Creek GC) - 7th of 11
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  • Apr. 4 - Men's Golf @ Day 2 - Shootout at Stonehedge (Stonehedge North GC) - 6th of 10
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