Story by sports information intern Matt Barger
RICHMOND, Ind. – The Earlham College men's golf team continues first season since 1993 this weekend with the Defiance Invitational this Sunday, Sept. 25. The Quakers will play one 18-hole round at Eagle Rock Golf Club.
The Course: Eagle Rock Golf Club contains rolling hills and elevation changes constantly. Tree-lined fairways, water features, and a winding creek are also present on the course.
The Teams: Earlham, Defiance College, Heidelberg University, Trine University, Cleary University, Rochester College (Mich.), Tiffin University, Anderson University, Madonna University, and Ohio Northern University.
The Coach: Earlham is under the direction of first-year head coach Matt Gehring. A graduate of Defiance, Gehring spent the previous four seasons as head women's golf coach and assistant men's golf coach at his alma mater.
Busy Weekend: The Quakers will complete a busy weekend at the Defiance Invitational with three rounds in three days. Earlham will compete in the two-day Saint Francis Invitational on Friday and Saturday.
Coverage: Follow @EarlhamQuakers and @Earlham_Golf on Twitter for updates on the tournament.
Up Next: Earlham will host the first Earlham Invitational at Forest Hills Country Club on Sunday, Oct. 2.