SOUTH HAVEN - Lake Superior State placed 11th among 14 teams at the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference North Invitational held Saturday and Sunday at Hawkshead Links.
LSSU was within 19 strokes of a top-five finish in the highly-competitive field. Saginaw Valley State won the team title, finishing seven strokes ahead of Malone.
Zac Carson shot a 5-over 75-74--149 to tie for 22nd place and lead LSSU. Doug Piesko tied for 42nd place with an 80-73--153, followed by Sean Stubbs who tied for 49th place with a 77-77--154. Joe Ericson (79-76--155) tied for 56th, and Andrew McKenney (80-79--159) tied for 69th.
Laker Justin Helmholdt (80-71--151) tied for 31st and was not part of the team scoring.
Malone's Nate Tarter took medalist honors with a 4-under 70-70--140.