Klopfer Leads Maine Maritime at Mariner Invitational

Klopfer Leads Maine Maritime at Mariner Invitational

AUGUSTA, Maine – Erich Klopfer (Palm Harbor, Fla.) led Maine Maritime Academy at Thursday's Mariner Invitational at the August Country Club.

The Mariners finished fourth overall with a team score of 338 (+62), while the Mariner Blue team placed eighth among the nine teams, with a team score of 356 (+80).

Klopfer finished 16th overall carding an 83 (+14) on the day, while Karson Eaton (Mapleton, Maine) and Chance Whittemore (Skowhegan, Maine) finished in a five-man tie for 17th place shooting 84 (+15).

Joseph Moir (Bangor, Maine)placed 22nd with an 85 (+16) and Chase Whittemore (Skowhegan, Maine) carded an 86 to finish tied for 24th.

Southern Maine claimed the team victory shooting a combined score of 302 (+26), and Bate College's Andrew Garcia-Bou claimed the individual medalist honors carding a 72 (+3).

The Mariners return to action on Saturday, October 15 for the two-day North Atlantic Conference Championship at the Bangor Municipal Golf Course.