Valpo men take sixth at Mussatto Invitational
Kyle Henning placed third individually at the Mussatto Invitational.
Valpo men take sixth at Mussatto Invitational
Saturday, March 30, 2013

The Valparaiso men’s golf team opened the spring season with a sixth-place finish at the Beu Mussatto Invitational at Henry Mussatto GC in Macomb, Ill. on Saturday afternoon.

Junior Kyle Henning (Brookfield, Wis./East) finished third individually with a three-round total of 219. Henning posted a three-over round of 75 in Saturday’s final round. IUPUI’s Santiago Ruiz won medalist honors with a score of 217.

Valparaiso finished with a team total of 901. South Dakota State won took team honors with a total of 889.

Junior Thomas Wettstein (Neenah, Wis./Xavier) carded a final round 75 to finish with a total of 226.

Senior Austin Gaugert (Lake Geneva, Wis./Badger) finished tied for 20th with a total of 227, while fifth-year senior Brad Winters (Elgin, Ill./Saint Edward [Dayton]) tied for 29th with score of 230.

Sophomore Joe Harris (Washington, Iowa/Washington) finished with a three-round total of 234.

The Crusaders return to the links on Saturday, April 6 for day one of the Hotels at Grand Prairie Invitational in Peoria, Ill.