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WWU’s Strickland ties for seventh in medalist play at CBU Invite

Western Washington University’s Mark Strickland moved up one place to tie for seventh in medalist play, but the Vikings fell three spots to finish eighth in the team standings at the Cal Baptist University Men’s Golf Invitational which ended Tuesday, March 24, at the Eagle Glen Golf Club.

Strickland shot an even par 72 for a 54-hole total of 217. He began Monday with a 2-under par 70 and shot 75 that afternoon.

Strickland was just four strokes behind medalist Kenny You representing Dixie State, who finished at 3-under 213 (70).

WWU’s Chris Hatch tied for 18th at 223 (76), Brennan Emory tied for 33rd at 227 (77), Kyle Schrader tied for 54th at 233 (81) and Kyle Lindor tied for 56th at 234 (78).