Golf has successful season

By Jessie Burtnett

Steve Carpenter/HCC Sports Information - Chase Coble, Olpe, swings his club during a recent meet.  Coble placed 31st in their final meet in Waco, Texas, on Oct. 27 with an 80.
Steve Carpenter/HCC Sports Information - Chase Coble, Olpe, swings his club during a recent meet. Coble placed 31st in their final meet in Waco, Texas, on Oct. 27 with an 80.

With a third place finish at Waco, Texas on Oct. 27 The Blue Dragons golf team ended their fall season.

Caleb Haight, Wichita, shot one under with a score of 71 on Tuesday.

Haights being one under on Tuesday made up for his 74 on Monday to jump four spots on the leader board, giving him a seventh place finish.

Haight’s 71 was Hutch’s best round of the fall season.

Dax Shaw, Ark City, tied Haight on Tuesday for a score of 71.

Shaw, who shot a 78 on Monday, needed a big round to bump the team up the leader board.

Shaw finished in a tie for 15th.

Lewis Shenk, Australia, tied for 24th with an over all score of 152.

Chase Coble, Olpe, dropped five strokes from his 80 on Monday, giving him a total of 154, and 31st place.

Hutchinson was ranked No. 10 in the nation going into their fall season.

The Dragons started out their season with a seventh place finish at Tacosa Golf Club in Amarillo, Texas.

The following week they landed a fourth place finish at Bent Tree Golf Course in Council Bluffs Iowa.

The week after that they finished in fifth place at Crestview North, in Wichita.

The team was then able to rally for a first place victory at the Winfield Country Club in Winfield, Kansas.

The Dragons will kick off the spring season sometime next semester.

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