Manchester University's men's team hosts the University of St. Francis of Fort Wayne, Ind., in a match play competition Saturday, Sept. 27, while the Spartan women's squad competes in the USF Fall Invitational Friday and Saturday, Sept. 26 and 27.
Meet specifics: Tee times start at 9 a.m. Saturday at Honeywell Public Golf Course in Wabash between the Black and Gold and Cougars, while the women tee off at 12:30 p.m. Friday at Autumn Ridge Golf Club and 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Cherry Hill Golf Club for the USF meet.
Spartan Shorts: Men – MU turned in a top five team placing at Ohio Wesleyan University's Battle at the Brook tournament at their most recent event Sept. 14 and 15 … Seniors Quinton Flora (Huntington, Ind.) and Michael Rutledge (Granger, Ind.) have led the Spartans in each of their four rounds to date. They were both in the individual top 25 at OWU, while Flora earned a top 60 mark at Transylvania in the first fall meet.
On the Horizon: MU's women break from competition next weekend to prepare for the 2014 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Championships Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 11 and 12. The men play in the University of St. Francis of Fort Wayne, Ind., fall meet Friday and Saturday, Oct. 3 and 4.