|Lewis Men's Golf takes second at 2013 GLVC Championship
Published: April 24, 2013.
The Lewis University men's golf team fell to the University of Indianapolis, 3-1, in the final match-play round at the 2013 Great Lakes Valley Conference Men's Golf Championship on Tuesday (April 23), playing the par-72, 6,897-yard Otter Creek Golf Club.
The Flyers defeated the University of Missouri-St. Louis, 3-2, in a semifinal match-play round to advance the afternoon round.
In the final match-play round, senior Brandon White (Sellersburg, Ind./Silver Creek) was the only Flyer to defeat his Indianapolis opponent, Steve Duncan by three strokes (74-77).
In the morning match-up, White defeated UMSL's Colby Yates, turning in a 72 to Yates' 75.
Flyers' freshman Robert Dofflemyer III (Belvidere, Ill./Belvidere) defeated Warren Crow by a single stroke (77-78), while classmate Alex Thode (Washington, Iowa/Washington) clinched the victory with a two-stroke win (77-79) over Chase Smith.
The Flyers will officially learn of its Regional bid on Friday (April 26) when the NCAA announces the field for the Division II Super Regional, which begins on May 6 at the Strawberry Creek Golf Course in Kenosha, Wis.
No. 3 Indianapolis vs. No. 4 Lewis
No. 1 Missouri-St. Louis vs. No. 4 Lewis, LEWIS 3-2
Lewis University is a Catholic university offering distinctive undergraduate and graduate programs to more than 6,500 traditional and adult students. Lewis offers multiple campus locations, online degree programs, and a variety of formats that provide accessibility and convenience to a growing student population. Sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, Lewis prepares intellectually engaged, ethically grounded, globally connected, and socially responsible graduates. The seventh largest private not-for-profit university in Illinois, Lewis has been nationally recognized by The Princeton Review and U.S. News & World Report.