Tyler Vaske

Tyler Vaske

SUNRISE BEACH, MO – The Grand View University men’s golf team competed in the 2019 Porto Cima Invitational September 30-October 1, hosted at The Club of Porto Cima.

The Vikings led wire to wire with scores +13, 301 and +17, 305. Their two round total +30, 606 was good enough to hold off Mount Mercy, who finished at +34, 610.

Tyler Vaske, freshman from Knoxville, captured his first win of his Viking career after rounds of +1, 73 and -1, 71 for a two-stroke win over Roger Lianto of Mount Mercy University.

Grand View finished with a team score of 606. Mount Mercy was conference runner-up at 610 with William Woods in third at 621.

Other league scores had Columbia College 624, William Penn 632, Baker University 637, Culver-Stockton 639, Kansas City CC 653, Evangel University 654, Quincy University 661, Hannibal-LaGrange 692.

Odds and Ends

Vaske has been named the Heart Conference Player of the Week Award winner three times this season.

Tyler is the son of Amber and Mike Vaske of Knoxville.

Perry Bell can be reached at sports@journalexpress.net or by calling the newsroom at 641-842-2155.

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