Men’s Golf to Finish Fall Slate at Titans Motown Collegiate Monday and Tuesday

Justin Stark
Justin Stark

The Youngstown State men's golf team will finish their fall schedule with the Titans Motown Collegiate hosted by Detroit Mercy at Prestwick Village Golf Club in Highland, Mich. on Monday and Tuesday. 

The event will feature just five other schools including the host-team Detroit Mercy, Canisius, Green Bay, Robert Morris and Valparaiso. Each school will participate with a five-man team and there will be nine players competing as individuals. The field will include three individuals for Detroit Mercy, two for Valparaiso and one each from Canisius, Green Bay, Robert Morris and YSU.

Head Coach Tony Joy has announced the YSU team lineup will include senior Justin Hallapy and junior Jason McQuown as well as freshmen C.J. Hughes, Ken Keller and Kevin Scherr. McQuown, Hughes, Keller and Scherr have competed in every event this fall while Hallapy has been in the lineup for all but one.

Justin Stark will also be competing as an individual for the Penguins. This will be the freshman's second event of the season, he also competed as an individual at the Joe Feaganes Marshall Invitational back in September.

Freshman C.J. Hughes leads the Penguins so far this season with average of 76.3 strokes per round while fellow frosh Kevin Scherr is second at 77. 

The course at Prestwick Village Golf Club will play approximately 7,042 yards and par is 72. The Penguins will play 36 holes on Monday and return to play another 18 on Tuesday. Play will begin with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. each day with YSU paired alongside Canisius and Robert Morris.

Live scoring for the tournament will be available via BirdieFire 

 

For news and updates throughout the 2017-18 season, follow the YSU men's golf program on Twitter @YSUMensGolf

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