Eckley’s fourth-place finish leads SLC golf team
Manitowoc native Nate Eckley shot a 91 and took fourth place overall, leading the Silver Lake College golf team at its season-ending invitational, which was held Wednesday at The Golf Course at Branch River in Cato.
Also for the Lakers, Dru Harris shot a 100 and Kevin Ramirez finished with a 104. Teammate Derek Domino withdrew due to an injury.
The University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac won the meet, while UW-Washington County took second and Silver Lake College placed third.
Taylor VandenPlas finished 47th, leading Silver Lake College at the Warrior Cross Country Invitational in West Allis on Saturday.
VandenPlas completed the 6K women’s race in 27 minutes, 1.3 seconds.
Also for SLC, Sophia Chin took 76th in 28:46, and Olivia Johnston placed 131st in 37:57.7.
In the men’s 8K race, SLC’s Jared Koch took 113th in 33:51.8, and Nathan Jandrin placed 131st in 41:47.5.
The Silver Lake College volleyball team fell 25-16, 25-15, 25-16 to UW-Washington County on Saturday in West Bend.
The Lakers were led by Kaela Cheesman (11 digs, one kill), Megan Mendolla (five digs, four kills) and Alex Rukamp (three kills, two digs).
The Silver Lake College soccer team concludes its season by playing three road games in the next week. The Lakers play at UW-Marathon at 5 p.m. Wednesday; at UW-Fox Valley at 4:30 p.m. Friday; and at UW-Richland at 4:30 p.m. Monday.
The SLC volleyball team also wraps up its season with three matches in the next week. The Lakers play at Northland International University at 7 p.m. today; a home match again UW-Fox Valley at 1 p.m. Saturday (it’s held at UW-Manitowoc); and a season finale against host UW-Manitowoc at 6 p.m. Monday.
The Lakers cross country team concluded its regular season Oct. 18 at the Wisconsin Private College Championship. The SLC golf team finished its season last week.
Nate Eckley of Silver Lake College follows through on a drive during an invitational Wednesday at The Golf Course at Branch River in Cato.