Men’s Golf Edges Emmanuel to Claim Program’s First-Ever Victory

Men’s Golf Edges Emmanuel to Claim Program’s First-Ever Victory

QUINCY, Mass.- The Eastern Nazarene College men's golf team bested Emmanuel by 12 strokes to post the program's first-ever dual match win Thursday afternoon at South Shore Country Club.

The Lions finished with a combined score of 374, the lowest team score in program history, while the Saints sported a total mark of 386 on the day.

Rookie Michael Dietz (North Charleston, S.C.) paced the field with an 81, matching the program record for lowest single round score.

Jacob Waldroop (Newland, N.C.) carded the second-lowest mark on the afternoon with an 83 while Connor Simpson (Haverhill, Mass.) turned in a mark of 90.

Junior Sam Danis (Uxbridge, Mass.) also represented Eastern Nazarene on the links Thursday.

Emmanuel was led by Taylor Kieselback with a score of 86.

Looking ahead, the Lions will compete at the Westfield State Invitational September 26 at Tekoa Country Club in Westfield, Massachusetts.