LEXINGTON, Ky. — The University of Findlay men’s golf team wrapped up day one of the UF Spring Invitational as the Oilers are 16th in the 22-team field at the University Club of Kentucky in Lexington.
The Oilers fired a 300 while Indianapolis is leading the event with a 7-under par 281.
Freshman Tanner Grzegorczyk led the Oilers with an even-par round of 72. He turned in a 4-under par score of 32 on the front nine before finishing 4-over on the back nine.
Junior Luke Kelly was 1-over par with a 73 and is tied for 30th with senior teammate Dylan DeWitt.
Freshman Caleb Westfall fired a 4-over par score of 76 and is tied for 66th, sophomore Parker Haynes is tied for 89th with a 79, junior Sam Griffith (Findlay) is tied for 99th with an 80, and sophomore Brock Kehres is tied for 105th with an 81.
Maryville’s Alex Locke leads the medalist standings with a 68.
The second round of the tournament will take place today.
UF’s White named
University of Findlay senior forward Alex White has been selected first team all-Midwest Region by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC).
White averaged 18.7 points, 8.5 rebounds, and 1.8 blocks a game in leading the Oilers to a 28-5 record that included the regular-season Great Midwest Athletic Conference championship, a runner-up showing in the GMAC tournament and second-round appearance in the NCAA Division II Midwest Regional.
White set a school record for blocks in a season with 59 and also broke UF’s career blocks record with 130. He scored 617 points this season and finished his career ranked 40th all-time at Findlay with 1,135 points.
White had earlier been selected the GMAC Player of the Year and first team all-region by the D2CCA.
BU’s Morstadt tabbed
BLUFFTON — Bluffton University shortstop Caylin Morstadt, who batted .412 over a six-game span, has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Softball Hitter of the Week.
Morstadt had a team-high .882 slugging percentage and .545 on-base percentage in those six games. She drew five walks, drove in six runs, scored six times and finished the week with six extra base hits.