Apr 09, 2017

Bruins Place Fifth At NWC Spring Classic

A Winning Tradition

  • One NWC Player of the Year (Alex Plusquellec, 2017-18)
  • Two Division III PING All-Region Team
  • Six All-NWC Athletes 

BREMERTON, Wash. --- The George Fox men's golf team concluded its time at the Northwest Conference Spring Classic Sunday, as the Bruins finished fifth out of nine teams.

The Bruins ended the tournament with a 308-313 – 621 to finish six strokes out of fourth place. Pacific Lutheran went wire-to-wire, winning the tournament with a team score of 297-286 – 583. PLU won the tournament by nine strokes.

Willamette came in second with a team score of 592, while Linfield placed third with a 599 team score.

Alex Plusquellec finished in the Top 10 for the Bruins, signing a 73-77 – 150 to finish tied for eighth. Mason Koch wasn't far behind at T-10th with a 74-77 – 151. Clayton Rajewich placed T-21st with a 77-78 – 155, while Mason Mueller was the final scoring Bruin at T-35th with an 84-81 – 165. Caleb Fernandez completed the Bruins lineup with an 87-86 – 173 to take 43rd.

Mitchell Baldrige of Pacific Lutheran won the tournament with a 72-68 – 140 finish.

What Comes Next:
The Bruins play next in the Spring Thaw hosted by Willamette Friday, April 14, through Saturday, April 15, at OGA Golf Course.