CHAUTAUQUA, N.Y. -- Joe Sauers of Central Lakes College shot a third round of 70 and maintained a three-day total of 217 to pace the field at the NJCAA Division III men's golf tournament Thursday.
Eastfield College is in first place with a team score of 910, Rock Valley College is second at 920 and Central Lakes is in third with 926.
Other third-round results for the Raiders included Eric Rowbottom with a 76 and an overall score of 233, Josh Kuha with a round of 76 and 233 total, Nick Dahl 76 for a three-day total of 246 and Jeremy Medina with a 95 and 290 total.
"Today we shot our best round as a team all year with a score of 296 and climbed up three spots from sixth to third," Raiders coach Jim Russell said. "We are still in the picture and are excited that we are going to be in the hunt tomorrow."
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