f Iowa Wesleyan University - IW takes second place as three Tigers place in top ten at Blue Top Ridge Shootout
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Men's Golf - Sun, Sep. 10, 2017
IW takes second place as three Tigers place in top ten at Blue Top Ridge Shootout

Riverside, Iowa - September 10, 2017 - The Iowa Wesleyan men's golf team competed in the second day of the Blue Top Ridge Shootout today.  After finishing day one in third place, the Tigers were able to move up one spot in the standings to take second place in the event

Iowa Wesleyan had three individuals place in the top ten with Kiley Miller (SR/Mt. Pleasant, IA) leading the way.  Miller ended the shootout with a score of 155, eleven strokes over par, to tie for third place.  Brock Butler (SR/Palmyra, MO) was not far behind, taking sixth place individually with a final score of 159.

Blake Forsythe (JR/Barden Ridge, Sydney, NSW, Aus) was the final Tiger to finish in the top ten.  Forsythe shot a 77 in the final day of competition, bringing his total to 163 in the two day event.   Jeff Cox (FR/Mount Pleasant, IA) and Fergus Smith (FR/Wanganui, New Zealand) just missed the top ten, tying for 11th place with a final score of 167.

Iowa Wesleyan's next event will be September 24-25 when they compete in the Loras Fall Invite.  The tournament will be held at Thunder Hills Country Club in Peosta, Iowa.

Tiger Athletics: Iowa Wesleyan University strives to provide its student-athletes the opportunity to be successful in life and sports. Engaged in the SLIAC and UMAC Conferences, Tiger athletics is a proud member of NCAA Division III.