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SCC golf has strong third round

Domenic Vertuli
Domenic Vertuli rolls in a putt during practice at Beatrice Country Club.

Noah Hofman and Domenic Vertuli enjoyed solid days on the golf course Thursday to help Southeast Community College move up the team leaderboard at the National Junior College Athletic Association Division II Tournament.

Hofman, from McCook, carded a second-consecutive 2-under 69 and sits in fourth place heading into Friday’s final round. Vertuli, from Australia, shot 1-over 72 on Thursday and was tied for 17thentering the final round.

Kyle Murray of Beatrice (85), Kean Kontor of Lincoln (80) and Tyler Wagner of Beatrice (77) rounded out the scoring for the Storm.

Hofman’s round included two birdies on the front and two on the back, while Vertuli had one during each of his nine holes. Kontor had two birdies on the front, sandwiched around an eight on the par-4 fourth hole.

The tournament is being played at Longbow Golf Club in Mesa, Arizona.

Team scoring: SCC, seventh place, 313-289-298-900

Individual scoring:

4th                   Noah Hofman             74-69-69-212

T17th              Dom Vertuli                78-71-72-221

T111th            Kyle Murray                81-72-85-238

110th               Kean Kontor                80-77-80-237

T119th            Tyler Wagner               83-81-77-241


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Stu Osterthun
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