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Oregon Tech Men, Women Place 7th at Warner Pacific College Invitational

Oct 08, 2013
Oregon Tech Men, Women Place 7th at Warner Pacific College Invitational

PORTLAND, Ore.– In the last golf tournament before spring season, Oregon Tech’s Alyssa Clements shot an 86, while Dalton Durrell carded a 72, both best rounds of the week individually, to help lead their respective teams to a 7th place showing at the Warner Pacific Invitational Tuesday at Glendoveer Golf Course.

Concordia University captured the women’s team title with a wire-to-wire victory. The Cavalier duo of Sunny Powers and Kelsey Whiles tied for individual medalist honors after posting identical scores of 13-over par 232. Top 5 individuals were Northwest Christian's Haley Partridge (80-79-78=237), Willamette's Elise Levy (80-75-83=238), and The College of Idaho's Baylee Borchers (81-77-81=239).

For the Owls Clements (271) 92-93-86 and Mallory Rose (279) 91-94-94 cracked the top 25 with their three round total.

In the tram standings Willamette came home in second place (334-331-343=1,008) behind the solid play of Levy and top 10 finisher McKenzie Weinhold (83-85-84=252). The College of Idaho (333-338-347=1,018) placed 3rd followed by Corban University (352-349-362=1063), tournament-host Warner Pacific (372-360-374=1,106), Northwest Christian (375-371-377=1.123), and Oregon Tech (398-384-380=1,162).

On the men’s side Warner Pacific's A.J. Nelson captured his first-ever tournament title with a three-round total of five-under par 214 (70-73-71) to win the event by three strokes over Concordia's Jesse Heinly (76-70-71=217). Rounding out the Top 5 individuals were overnight leader Tyler Falk of Northwest Christian (72-70-76=218), Lambert, first round leader Jacob Armelina of Willamette (68-78-76=222), and NCU's Sam Mar (72-77-73=222).

Tech’s Dalton Durrell tied for 8th individually with a three round score of 227 (80-75-72), followed by David Murphy in 28th place (80-78-79 (237).  Kyle Dearing scored a 243, followed by scores of 245 from Tyler Dearing and Nate Pajutee.

Concordia and Northwest Christian tied for the team title (307-298-298=903), followed by a third place from Warner Pacific (303-314-300), fourth place Corban (312-308-300). Willamette (923) and Walla Walla CC (928) came in fifth and sixth with the Owls (317-317-311=945) taking seventh and College of Idaho (960) eighth.

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