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Billings, Mont.- Montana Tech’s Tyler Avery has won the Yellowjacket Fall Invite. Shooting a final round 67 (-5) to finish the tournament at 209. (-7), Tyler was able to jump to the top of the leaderboard and stay there.
Entering the final round Tyler was sitting at -2, in a tie for second place. Out of the 51 golfers on the course today, only five shot under par, and no one touched Tyler.
He finished the day with four birdies, a bogie, and an eagle on the 550-yard, par 5, 2nd hole.
Joseph Vincent from South Dakota School of Mines finished second, four shots back at 213 (-3), Hunter Hall from Central Wyoming College was third at 214, Max Noffsinger was fourth at 215 (-1). There was a four-way tie for fifth at even par.
The Team Leaderboard finds Rocky Mountain College on top with an 867 (+3), MSU-B with an 869 (+5), and Central Wyoming in third with an 878 (+14). The Orediggers finished in sixth place overall, shooting an 893 (+29).
Full results can be viewed HERE.
That is the final event of the fall season for the Orediggers, they will head out to the local golf courses and continue their game on the simulators.
If you would like to assist in helping the Oredigger golf team take their game to the next level, you can make a donation and help purchase Montana Tech’s own golf simulator HERE.