Foresters claim Bill Bockwitz title

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2012-09-22
JACKSON, Mich. - After shooting an impressive 286, a 14-stroke lead over their nearest competitor, on day one of Spring Arbor’s Bill Bockwitz Invitational, the Forester golf team shot a 304 on Saturday to extend the lead to 17 strokes and claim the title at Cascades Golf Course in Jackson, Michigan.

Mickey Belt was a picture of consistency as he shot a one-under-par 143 (71, 72) for the tourney to bring home top medalist honors.

Josh Teulker led the field after Friday’s round by shooting a five-under-par 67. He along with teammate Rylan Porter (74, 73) finished in a tie for third with a 147.

Devin Dale turned in a 155 (74, 81) to slide into 16th place overall while Lance Hoch carded a 79 both days to rounded out HU’s scoring.

Derek Zurcher played as an individual and finished with a 162 (81, 81).

HU claimed the invitational with 590 points followed by Spring Arbor (607), Northwestern Ohio (612), Siena Heights (616), Cornerstone (620), Madonna B (622), Madonna A (623), Saint Francis (629), Aquinas (634), Rochester (650), Goshen (657), Lourdes (663) and Cleary (684).

The Foresters (12-0) are back on the links Monday for Bethel College’s Battle at Blackhorn. 
The Huntington University Foresters compete in 16 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 46 NAIA All-America honors and 202 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. 
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