Warriors Shoot Season-Best Behind Record Rounds For Ralston, Wood

Warriors Shoot Season-Best Behind Record Rounds For Ralston, Wood

SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. (WLCSports.com) - The Wisconsin Lutheran College men's golf team shot a season-low 296 en route to winning the Lake Forest Triangular on Tuesday at Southern Pines Golf Club. Garrett Ralston (Machesney Park, Ill./Harlem) and Tyler Wood (Eagan, Minn./St. Croix Lutheran) turned in record performances with identical rounds of 71.

THE BASICS

  • Event: Lake Forest Triangular
  • Location: Southern Pines Golf Club, Southern Pines, N.C.
  • Course Info: Par 71, 6,268 Yards
  • WLC Team: 1st of 4 (+12)
  • Top WLC Individual: Garrett Ralston/Tyler Wood (E), T-1st of 25

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Ralston and Wood tied for the top spot in the 25-player field after firing career-low rounds of 71 to finish at even-par.
  • Derick Disch (Greenfield, Wis./Martin Luther) carded a 76 to finish alone in third place at +5.
  • Damon Gnewikow (Warrens, Wis./Tomah) and Tim Pridemore (Hartford, Wis./Hartford) tied for fifth place after turning in 78s, and Ben Landvatter (Watertown, Wis./Luther Preparatory) was seventh after posting a 79.

INSIDE THE SCORECARD

  • The Warriors' round of 296 (+12) ties for the second-lowest team round relative to par since 2006.
  • WLC, which won its second event of the season, out-shot runner-up Lake Forest "red" by 32 strokes.
  • All six players for the Warriors finished within the top seven places.
  • Ralston's and Wood's even-par 71 ties for the fourth-lowest individual round since 2006.
  • Disch's round of 76 was his second-lowest of the season.
  • The 79 for Landvatter was the third-lowest round of his career.

WLC RESULTS

UP NEXT

  • The Warriors have two weeks off before traveling to St. Louis for the Gorlok Spring Invitational on April 2-3.