Placed 4th out of 7 teams


Dordt College Men's Golf at NAIA Region III Meet

April 28, 2008

(Elmwood Golf Course, Sioux Falls, South Dakota)

The Dordt College Defender golf team is in fourth place after day one of the two-day NAIA Region III golf championships in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

The Defenders are six shots off the lead with Sioux Falls taking advantage of playing in their backyard with tournament opening 305. Dakota Wesleyan is at 309 and Midland Lutheran has 310 and Hastings is at 312. Dordt is led by Jared Rempel's 73 which was the second lowest score shot on the day. Jason Kroese had a 77 which tied him for tenth and Jordan Janz and Collin Broekhuis had 80 and 81 respectively and Matt Zwart's 83 completed the Dordt College day.

Northwestern's Luke Vermeer is the leader after day one with a 70. Play resumes Tuesday morning at Elmwood Golf Course in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Medalist: Luke Vermeer-Northwestern: 70
Runner-Up Medalist: Jared Rempel-Dordt: 73

Team Standings Score
Sioux Falls 305
Dakota Wesleyan 309
Midland Lutheran 310
Dordt 311
Hastings 312
Dickinson State 324
Minot State 326
Dordt College Performances Score
Jared Rempel 73
Jason Kroese 77
Jordan Janz 80
Collin Broekhuis 81
Matt Zwart 83

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