Battle Creek, Mich. – The Purdue University Northwest men’s golf team finished in fifth place at the GLIAC Championships on Saturday at Bedford Valley Country Club. The team had a total of 607 strokes after both rounds, shooting for a score of 300 on Saturday.
Senior Jacob Plummer (East Peoria, Ill./East Peoria Community) led the way for the Pride as he found himself in a tie for 7th place after finishing with a second-round score of 74.
Junior Chase Picken (Manito, Ill./Midwest Central) bounced back in round two, finishing the day tied for 20th place after ending the first round tied for 32nd.
Ryan Wells (Dyer, Ind./Lake Central) was not far behind as he ended the day tied for 23rd place with a total score of 154, finishing only one stroke behind his teammate.
Junior Brian Brzycki (Griffith, Ind./Griffith) had a strong second round as he found himself in a tie for 25th place after being in 38th place at the end of round one.
Bedford Valley Golf Club (Battle Creek, Mich.)
TEAM RESULTS -- 1. Ashland 295-295; 2. Grand Valley St. 302-298; 3. Ferris St. 298-301; 4. Wayne St. 307-298; 5. Purdue Northwest 307-300; 6. Northern Mich. 303-305; T7. Northwood 310-306; T7. Saginaw Valley St. 312-304; 9. Davenport 308-323; 10. Wisconsin Parkside 312-323; 11. Lake Superior 326-326.
INDIVIDUAL RESULTS -- T7. Jacob Plummer 74-74; T20. Chase Picken 79-74; T23. Ryan 77-77; T25. Brian Brzycki 80-75; T33 Alex Bishop 77-81.