Mavs’ Olinger finishes 8th in Fall Preview golf tournament
Mavs’ Olinger 8th in Fall Preview
Colorado Mesa’s Grant Olinger tied for eighth place in the snow-shortened RMAC Fall Preview golf tournament Tuesday at Hillcrest Golf Club in Durango.
Olinger shot a 1-over-par 72 in Monday’s first round, with snow falling in the middle of the round. Monday’s second round was scrubbed and the tournament shortened to 36 holes. Olinger came back to shoot 1-under 70 in the second round and had seven birdies in the tournament, among the tourney leaders.
Aidan Thain tied for 13th with a 2-over 144 to help the Mavericks place fifth as a team at 16-over 584 in the final event of the fall season.
Troy Dangler tied for 16th at 5-over 147, Trey Lambrecht tied for 36th at 151 and Ben Nichols tied for 38th at 152.