Ralston, Pridemore Pace Warriors To Third Place At Spring Invite

Ralston, Pridemore Pace Warriors To Third Place At Spring Invite

WAUKESHA, Wis. (WLCSports.com) - Garrett Ralston (Machesney Park, Ill./Harlem) finished fourth overall and Tim Pridemore (Hartford, Wis./Hartford) tied for eighth to lead the Wisconsin Lutheran College men's golf team to a third-place finish out of 13 scoring teams on Saturday at the WLC Spring Invitational played at Morningstar Golfers Club.

THE BASICS

  • Event: WLC Spring Invitational
  • Location: Morningstar Golfers Club, Waukesha, Wis.
  • Course Info: Par 72, 6875 Yards
  • WLC Team: 3rd of 13 (+19)
  • Top WLC Individual: Garrett Ralston (+2), 4th of 80

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Ralston posted a fourth-place finish to lead the Warriors in the jam-packed field of 80 players after firing a 74.
  • Pridemore also recorded a top-10 finish after tying for eighth with a 76.
  • Tyler Wood (Eagan, Minn./St. Croix Lutheran) finished one shot in front of teammate Damon Gnewikow (Warrens, Wis./Tomah) for rounds of 78 and 79, respectively.
  • Derick Disch (Greenfield, Wis./Martin Luther) concluded the team scoring for the Warriors with an 81.
  • Competing as individuals, Austin Busler (Oregon, Wis./Oregon) and Ben Landvatter (Watertown, Wis./Luther Preparatory) carded rounds of 82 and 84, respectively.
  • Marian edged runner-up Lake Forest by one shot, 303-304, to collect the top team honor. Lake Forest's Jacob Krugman earned medalist honors with his even-par 72.

INSIDE THE SCORECARD

  • Ralston finished inside the top four for the fifth time this season.
  • Gnewikow and Wood have played four consecutive rounds under 80.
  • WLC's 307 (+19) was its sixth-best round of the year.

WLC RESULTS

UP NEXT

  • The Warriors will compete in the final two rounds of the NACC Championship on April 23-24 at Stonebridge Country Club in Aurora, Ill. WLC, the two-time defending conference champion, is four shots back of the lead in third place heading into the final two rounds.