By Jesse Muñoz/COC Sports Information Director
SAN DIMAS — College of the Canyons’ men’s golf team had all five players finish in the top-five of the individual standings on the way to a 35-stroke team victory at Western State Conference No. 10 on Monday at San Dimas Golf Course.
The five-man score of 352 turned in by COC represented a season-best for the Cougars, who have now won four straight conference events for a total of eight on the season.
Canyons was followed by Ventura (387), Santa Barbara City College (388), Allan Hancock (396), and Bakersfield (401) in the top five.
Michael Lindgren took home medalist honors with a four-under-par round of 68, narrowly beating teammate Clayon Kucera’s second-place score of 69.
Jones Comerford tied for the third-place spot with Felix Dine of SBCC with a one-under score of 71.
Corey Haase and Clemente Yanes tied with Joey Herrera of Ventura College for fifth-place at an even par score of 72.
Canyons will close out the regular season at the 36-hole WSC Finals being played at Crystalaire Country Club on Monday, April 30.
Canyons (352) 2. Ventura (387) 3. SBCC (388) 4. Hancock (396) 5. Bakersfield (401) 6. Glendale (407) 7. Antelope Valley (425) 8. Citrus (432) 9. Victor Valley (471).
CANYONS INDIVIDUAL SCORES
Michael Lindgren (68); Clayton Kucera (69); Jones Comerford (71); Corey Haase (72); Clemente Yanes (72); Justin Buenaventura (75).
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