Sept. 20, 2013
ATHENS, Ohio – The Ohio University men’s golf team returns to action this weekend at the Wolf Run Invitational. The two-day, 54-hole event will take place at the Wolf Run Golf Club in Zionsville, Ind.
Although the Wolf Run Invitational is in its seventh year, 2013 marks the first time Ohio will participate in the event hosted by Indiana University.
Wolf Run Golf Club is a par 71 (35,36) and plays at 7,155 yards.
This weekend’s field is composed of fourteen teams from several conferences. Ohio’s competition includes SEC foes Auburn and Kentucky, Big Ten opponents Indiana, Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin and MAC foes Miami (Ohio), Northern Illinois and Toledo. The field also features Illinois State, IPFW, IUPUI and Oakland.
Ohio is coming off an 11th-place finish at the season-opening Marshall Invitational. Ohio finished 34-over par as a team (886) and improved four spots from last year’s finish at the event.
Junior Andrew Mlynarski (St. Michaels, Md.) had a great start to his season in Huntington as he earned the first top-20 finish of his career with a 17th place performance. Mlynarski carded a 215 (73-70-71) over three rounds of play, the best 54-hole total of his career.
Freshman Peyton White (Huntersville, N.C.) shot a solid 219 (73-75-71) in his Ohio debut to earn himself a 31st place tie at the Marshall Invite.
Mlynarski and White will compete alongside seniors Bradley Lucas (Worthington, Ohio) and Connor Coldwater (Clarks Summit, Pa.) and sophomore Brad Burgess (St. Catharines, Ontario) this weekend in Zionsville.
The shotgun start will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday. The student-athletes will play 36 holes on Saturday and a final 18 holes on Sunday.
Stay tuned on OhioBobcats.com for continuing coverage of the Wolf Run Invitational.