Oct 07, 2018

Bruins In Third After First Round of George Fox Invite

A Winning Tradition

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

GEARHART --- The George Fox men's golf team hosted its lone tournament on the season Saturday, as the Bruins finished the first round of competition in third out of six teams.


The Bruins are four strokes behind second place and eight strokes behind first with a 301 team score. Willamette leads the field of six teams with a 293 team score, while Linfield is in second with a 297. Pacific (Ore.) is in fourth (316), Lewis & Clark is in fifth (324) and Whitman rounds out the field in sixth (346).

Mason Koch continued his stellar season with a team-best 1-under-par 71 on the day. Koch is currently tied for second and is one stroke back from the leader. Caleb An and Clayton Rajewich both finished T-11th with a 76, while Joshua Lackey barely missed the top-15 with a 78 to take T-16th. Caleb Fernandez sits at T-20th with an 80 on the card. As for the individuals, Dante Heitschmidt is T-22nd with an 82, Nathaniel Gurnee is T-25th with an 84, Kory Hunn is T-28th with an 86 and Zach Gruginski is T-32nd with an 88.

Isaac Grebisz of Linfield leads the field of 36 golfers with a 2-under-par 70.

What Comes Next:

The final round will tee off at 9:30 a.m.