NIACC men place 5th at Iowa Central Invite

FORT DODGE - The NIACC men's golf team placed fifth at the Iowa Central Invitational on Monday at the Fort Dodge Country Club.

NIACC was fifth with a 302-314 - 616.

Mount Mercy won the invitational with a 292-301 - 593. Southwestern was second with a 304-299 - 603.

NIACC was led by sophomore Ben Boerjan with a 69-78 - 147.

Also for the Trojans, Austin Eckenrod shot a 80-73 - 153, Jackson Hamlin shot a 76-81 - 157, Zach Martin shot a 77-84 - 161 and Matthew Heinemann shot an 82 on Monday.

"Austin Eckenrod played very well (Monday)," NIACC coach Chris Frenz said. "It was good to get him going.

"Ben remained solid even though he wasn't pleased with the outcome. Matt did a good job (Monday) after coming off his stellar Quodlibet performance and counted for us."