Corban Defeats Willamette in Dual Meet at Creekside

Duwe Earns Medalist Honors for Warriors with a 73

By Robert McKinney, Athletics Communications Director, (503) 370-6110

SALEM, ORE. -- Corban University defeated Willamette University in a dual meet in men's golf at the Creekside Golf Club on Friday, March 11. The Warriors achieved a team score of 308 and claimed the top five individual finishers. Willamette ended the meet with a team score of 390.

Joey Duwe of Corban achieved medalist honors with a 1-over-par 73 over the 6,497-yard course. He won by four strokes over teammate Chris Dudley, who placed second with a 77. Duwe also took first place at the Willamette Invitational less than a week ago. He won the tournament, hosted by the Bearcats at the Quail Valley Golf Course in Banks, Ore., with a 3-under-par 69.

In the dual meet on Friday, Michael May and Joey Ziogas, both from Corban, tied for third place at 79. The Warriors also received a fifth place finish from Steve Landis, who shot an 81.

Kyle Derby (Fr., Oakdale, CA/Oakdale HS) was Willamette's top finisher. He placed sixth with a score of 90. Cole Clearman (Fr., Sammamish, WA/Skyline HS) was seventh after carding a 94.

The Bearcats are not scheduled to compete again until April 2-3 at the Northwest Conference Spring Classic in Lacey, Wash. Tee-time at the Golf Course at Hawks Prairie is set for 8 a.m. (PDT) on the first day.


Corban-Willamette Dual
At Creekside Golf Club
Par 72 at 6,497 yards
Salem, Ore.
Individual Scorecards

Kyle Derby led Willamette in the dual meet against Corban.

Kyle Derby led Willamette in the dual meet against Corban.