Big Rapids, Mich. - The Ferris State University men's golf team placed fourth overall of 25 competing teams in The Jewell played at Cherry Blossom Golf Club this weekend (March 31-April 1) in Georgetown, Ky.
The Bulldogs fired identical rounds of 295 on Saturday and Sunday and finished only six strokes out of first place in the regional competition.
Northern Kentucky won a playoff for the team title after tying Indianapolis for first place. Both schools shot scores of 584 and were followed by Grand Valley State in third place with a 588 total.
FSU's Trent Davison won individual medalist honors as he posted scores of 71 and 70 for a three-under total of 141 in the tournament.
The Bulldogs' Garrett Simons tied for ninth place overall with a 145 on rounds of 72 and 73, which put him at one-over for the event.
Kyle Wittenbach tied for 24th place at 148 (76, 72) with Richard Weisenberger placing tied for 80th in the field at 156 (76, 80).
Next up for the Bulldogs is the NCAA-II Region Tourney III, which will take place April 8-9 at Noblesville, Ind.