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GEORGETOWN, Ky. – The Northern Michigan University golf team opened the spring portion of the season with The Jewel, a two-day tournament at the Cherry Blossom Golf Club. The Wildcats finished 22nd with a team score of 618.

Mike Murphy was tied for 18th overall with a three-over 147. He shot 75 on Saturday (March 31) and bounced back with an even par 72 on Sunday (April 1).

Jared Reid was tied for 75 shooting 155. He scored 74 on Friday and 81 on Saturday.

Ayrton Mantha was one shot back with a 156, tying him for 80th. He shot an 80 on day one and a 76 on day two.

Colten Thewis shot a 160 (78-82) and Adam Huss a 179 (92-87).

The University of Indianapolis won the meet an eight-over 584. The Greyhounds defeated Northern Kentucky in a one-hole playoff.

Trent Davison of Ferris State was the medalist with a three-under 141.

The ‘Cats travel to Indianapolis, Ind. next weekend (April 7-9).

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