Brooks Golf Course
The Event...Northwestern College will play in a meet hosted by Iowa Lakes Community College on Friday, Sept. 26. The Red Raiders will begin play at 11am at the Brooks Golf Course in Milford, Iowa.
Last Time Out...Northwestern College finished sixth out of 24 teams at the Midland Fall Invite held Tuesday at the Fremont Golf Club in Fremont, Neb.
The Red Raiders shot a 309 as as team and finished two strokes in back of fifth place Morningside. Hastings won the team title with a 296.
Colton Kooima was the top Red Raider finisher, placing 13th with a four-over 75. Justin Kraft tied for 14th out of 126 golfers with a 76 and both Evan Schuler and Jordy Reinders tied for 44th with a 79. Ryan Christy rounds out the NWC scores with an 81 and tied for 60th.
Northwestern News and Notes...The Red Raiders have finished in the top five in two of the four meets played this fall, placing second at the Siouxland Invite and fifth at the Palace City Classic. They have a team average of 303.8 and have shot 309 in the last two meets.
Justin Kraft leads the team with a 75.2 scoring average and has two top 10 finishes. Colton Kooima is second on the team with a 75.5 average and one top five finish. Sophomore Ryan Christy is third on the team with a 76.8 average and two top 10 finishes. Cade McLaughlin (77.5), Kyle Meyer (78), Evan Schuler (78), Jordy Reinders (79.2), Andrew Minor (81) and Austin Reece (81.5) round out the Red Raiders line-up.
Up Next...Northwestern will play in the second GPAC qualifier on Monday, Sept. 29 at the Fremont Golf Club in Fremont, Neb.