Palace City Classic
Dordt College is tied for 10th after day one at the Palace City Classic in Mitchell, South Dakota. The Defenders totaled a 308 and are tied with Concordia and Dakota Wesleyan in the 16 team field.
The Defenders were quite balanced with Tony Kallevig carding a 74 and Trey Hugen a 75. Kallevig is tied for 14th overall and Hugen is tied for 25th. Ross Van Groningen, Christian Manes and Drake Wrather had a 79, 80 and 81 respectively to complete the Dordt scoring.
90 golfers competed at the event held at Wild Oak Golf Course. Doane College is in the lead with a 294 and Dakota Wesleyan has a team that is in second with 297. Shawn Rodehorst (Concordia) and Blake Bowland (Hastings) are tied for the individual lead after scoring 71s.
Day two will be played Saturday at Lakeview. The meet serves as a preview for GPAC #1 to be played in one week on Septemer 19.