OKLAHOMA CITY — The Kansas Wesleyan men’s golf team posted a fourth-place finish at the SCU Invitational hosted by Southwestern Christian University Tuesday and Wednesday at Lake Hefner Golf Course.
The Coyotes finished the three-round tournament with a 30-under 834, posting rounds of 275, 274 and 285, finishing two strokes ahead of Sterling.
Jackson Malone (FR/Frisco, TX) (66-68-72) and Tyler Tarvin (SO/North Richland Hills, TX) (75-65-67) led the way for the Coyotes, finishing in a tied group for the ninth place with a score of 206, for 10 under par. Landon Berquist (JR/Lawrence, Kan.) (66-75-69) and Trevor Watson (JR/Coffeyville, Kan.) (73-68-69) were next for the Coyotes tied for 20th with a 210. Ethan Vikander (JR/Aberdeen, SD) was 41st with a 1-under par 215 (72-68-75), Nolan De Los Santos (FR/Lancaster, TX) was 42nd with a par 216, Adam Vigars (SO /Princeton, Ill.) tied for 52nd with a 221 (77-71-73) and Matthew Freriks (SR/Stinnett, TX) was 59th with a 225 (73-73-79).
Thanapon Suwannapratheen of Dodge City CC was the individual champion with a par 199 17-under for the tournament, winning by a stroke over Tres Hill and Leandro Mihaich of Oklahoma City.
Oklahoma City was the tag team champion, posting a team score of 811 for the tournament, for 53 under par.
The Coyotes will be back in action on September 19 and 20. Team A will travel to LeMars, Iowa for the Northern Iowa NIT, while Team B will play at the Crestview Invitational in Wichita.