Presque Isle, ME – The University of Maine at Presque Isle men's golf team hosted the Thomas Terriers at the beautiful Presque Isle Country Club. First tee time started at 11:00am, conditions were mid to low 50's, calm winds with an overcast. The Terriers finish with a team score of 318, Owls finish with a team score of 352. Evan Parsons of Thomas College led all with a score of 77 (+5).
Dawson Watson (FY. Fort Fairfield, ME) finished his first college match with an 84 (+12) to lead the Owls. Watson started slow with a 46 in the front nine, but finished strong in the back with a 38, two birdies. Payton Jones (So. Green Cove Springs, FL) led the Owls with the first tee shot of the day, finishing his round with a personal best 85 (+13). Jones finished the front nine with a 41 and the back with a 44.
Another first match for Dalton Gillis (FY. Middleburg, FL) finishing with a 90 (+18). Gillis scored a 43 on the front nine and a 47 on the back. Christian Mumley (Sr. Guilford, ME) was the final scorer for the Owls with a 93 (+21) after a solid front nine score of 43, Mumley struggled in the back with a 50.
The Owls will head to Waterville to play another match against Thomas College on Sunday, October 11th, time is TBD. The match will be hosted at the Waterville Country Club.