April 9, 2012

Murphy Finishes in Top 25

Sophomore Mike Murphy.
Sophomore Mike Murphy.

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. – The Northern Michigan University golf team finished tied for 21st at the two-day tournament at Purgatory Golf Course in Noblesville, Ind. on Sunday and Monday (April 8-9). The Wildcats finished with a team score of 650 and were led by sophomore Mike Murphy who had a 21st place finish with an 11-over par 155.

Murphy opened the tournament with a three-over 75 on Sunday and shot an 80 on the second day.

Sophomore Jared Reid was tied for 68th with a 161. He shot a six-over 78 on Sunday and an 83 to round out the tourney. Freshman Colten Thewis was two shots back of Reid with a 163; good for a tie in 81st. He shot an 83 and an 80.

Freshman Aryton Mantha (86-85) and junior Adam Huss (91-90) also golfed for the ‘Cats.

Tiffin won the tournament with a 607. Jones Brown of Northern Kentucky was the low medalist with one-over 145.

Northern travels to Ohio on April 20 for the Ashland Invitational.

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