The Eastern Wyoming College golf team finished the regular season with a first place regional finish. The Lancers will travel to the NJCAA Division I Men’s championship to be held in Burlington, IA, May 11–16.
The Lancers officially locked up the Region IX championship with a tournament win in McCook, NE back on April 10-11, ending a seven-year run for Trinidad State Junior College. “We are very excited to represent EWC and the Region IX at the national golf tournament. This has been a great building process over the last few years, and this team has been great to be around and a pleasure to coach,” said EWC golf coach Casey Jones.
All Region Performers were Brandon Rideout, sophomore, Wamsutter, WY – 1st place, Aaron Nirider, freshman, Riverton, WY – 3rd place, Josh Wilson, freshman, West Haven, Utah – 5th place, Garrett Mortimer, sophomore, Erie, CO – 6th place. “Brandon is such a solid player and has been our rock and leader on and off the course this year” Jones added.
Photo Caption: EWC Golf Team left to right: Deyten Klein, Chandler Meeboer, Aaron Nirider, Brandon Rideout, Coach Casey Jones, Garrett Mortimer and Josh Wilson.