Placed 7th out of 13 teams


Dordt College Men's Golf at Briar Cliff Invite

September 23, 2009

(Sioux City, Iowa)

The Dordt College Defender golf team placed seventh in the Briar Cliff Invite Wednesday afternoon in Sioux City, Iowa. The Defenders shot a 314 for the day--12 shots off the pace set by Northwestern and Briar Cliff for the team title.

Jordan Janz carded a 72 (35-37) for third place and Kevin Fopma made it around the course with a 78. Blake Lubben and Tyler Lyon each shot 82's and Ben Christians carded an 84 to round out Dordt's varsity scoring.

Briar Cliff's Bill Keane and Northwestern's Luke Vermeer both carded 70's with Keane winning the tie-breaker.

Green Valley was set up for par-72 and measured 7061.

Dordt will send a team to the Iowa Lakes Invite on Friday, September 25 at Brooks Golf Course near Okoboji.

Medalist: Bill Keane-Briar Cliff: 70
Runner-Up Medalist: Luke Vermeer-Northwestern: 70

Team Standings Score
Briar Cliff 302
Northwestern 302
Morningside 305
Sioux Falls White 305
Sioux Falls Purple 310
Hastings JV 311
Dordt 314
Briar Cliff B 322
Briar Cliff C 330
Briar Cliff JV 333
Morningside B 333
Morningside C 339
Mount Marty 368
Dordt College Performances Score
Jordan Janz 72
Kevin Fopma 78
Blake Lubben 82
Tyler Lyon 82
Ben Christians 84
Matt Brummel 91
Phil Feikema 92
Derek Dreise 92

For more information, please contact Mike Byker, Sports Information Director, at or (712) 722-6301.