Tiffin Finishes 12th at NCAA D2 Men's Golf Championships

Tiffin Finishes 12th at NCAA D2 Men's Golf Championships
Courtesy of Tiffin Sports Information


Tiffin University finished 12th of 20 teams at the NCAA Division II National Championships held at Green Valley Ranch Golf Club in Denver, Colorado.

The Dragons battled throughout the three-day event but could not overcome a difficult opening round, as they shot 301 to start the championship. TU bounced back nicely in the second round, shooting 285 and kept up the consistency in round three with a 288 score but missed moving on to match play by 8 strokes.

The top 8 teams advance to match play. Wilmington (DE) made the final cut with a 866 total, while TU finished with a 874. St. Leo won the event with a 838 total, followed by Chico State's 850.

Luke Schlicher was the top TU finisher in 23rd place, shooting 74-70-71 for 215. The top four Dragons all finished within 6 strokes of each other, as Brett Green shot 75-72-72 for 219, John Tidenberg fired 74-70-75 for 219, and Jay Green also shot 221. Tyler Schepensbrought up the rear for TU with a 241.