The Mules golf team fell to Malone University 4-1 in the NCAA Division II Match Play quarterfinals at the NCAA Championships at The Meadows Golf Club on Thursday morning. With the loss, UCM ends the season in a tie for fifth place in NCAA Division II golf.
Alex Springer posted the Mules only victory of the day, shooting a two-over par 73, defeating Jay Hollifield by 10 shots. Cy Moritz shot a 76 and fell to Nate Tarter of Malone by seven strokes. Teddy Jones shot a five-over par 76 and fell to Tyler Light by five strokes, while Travis Mays dropped a nine-stroke match to Jon Clark and Robby Hughey lost by two strokes to Garrison Myles.
UCM wraps up the 2013-14 season finishing tied for fifth in NCAA Division II. The Mules captured two tournament titles this season and were the MIAA Regular Season and Tournament Champions.