Men place fifth, women sixth in NWC Championships

Men place fifth, women sixth in NWC Championships

WALLA WALLA, Washington – The Puget Sound men's golf team placed fifth and the women finished sixth in the Northwest Conference Championships hosted by Whitman, which concluded Sunday.

Men's scores | Women's scores

The Logger shot 45 over par through the two rounds, which was 23 strokes behind first-place Willamette. The Logger women shot 158 over par, and Whitman won the team title.

Mac Turner finished 11th overall by shooting 10 over par. He shot a 78 in the first round, and improved to a 76 in the second round. Colin Rajczak tied for 14th after a big second round. He shot a 73 on Sunday after going for 83 on Saturday.

Kristi Koyanagi was the top golfer for the Logger women. She tied for 20th by shooting a 173. Allyson Niitani placed 30th by shooting a 187, and Emmi Modahl was one stroke behind Niitani.