Lancer golf team kicks off spring season with a win

Ryder Velasquez

Ryder Velasquez

The Eastern Wyoming College Lancer golf team recently traveled to Otero, Colorado to compete in their annual tournament and brought home the team trophy as well as several individual honors.

“It was a one-day tournament because of the weather,” shared Coach Zach Smith.  “I was very pleased with how well the guys played for the first tournament of the spring season.  I was really excited for Ryder to get his first individual tournament win.”

The Lancers won the tournament with a team score of 294.  Freshman Ryder Velasquez, South Ogden, UT won the tournament with a score of 72.  Other individual scores for the Lancers are as follows:

Denton Shaw, freshman, Lusk, WY – 73, 2nd
Logan Harrison, sophomore, Cheyenne, WY – 74, 4th
Adrian Torres, freshman, Madrid, Spain – 75, 5th
Eric Lovell, freshman, Greeley, CO – 76, 6thIMG_0138

The Lancers will travel to Lamar, Colorado, March 31-April 1.