Local Sports Journal

Muskegon Community College men’s golf team competed well Saturday against some much bigger opponents, finishing second at the Ferris State University Invitational.

The Jayhawks finished just five strokes back from host and invite winner Ferris State, compiling a score of 320 strokes to the Bulldogs’ 315 stokes.

Northern Michigan University was third with 328 stokes.

The Jayhawks’ Tyler Covell finished with individual runner-up honors, completing the course in 77 strokes.

Teammate Joel Maire finished with an 80, with Ollie Shepardson totaling 81 and Marcus Fry added an 82 for MCC.


Muskegon Community College men’s golf at Ferris State University, April 26

Team results: 1. Ferris state (Gold Team) 315; 2. Muskegon Community College 320; 3. Northern Michigan University 328; 4. Ferris State University (Maroon Team) 338.

Muskegon Community College individual results: Tyler Covell 77, Joel Maire 80, Ollie Shepardson 81, Marcus Fry 82, Zach Farrell 88, Noah Carter 89, Curtis Taylor 90.