FLC golf swings for the pins and wins

The Skyhawks came out firing at the pins in their first college golf tournament of the season.

The Fort Lewis College men’s golf team won the season-opening Grizzly Kick-Starter at the Cattails Golf Club in Alamosa on Saturday.

FLC defeated host Adams State and Dominican University of San Rafael, Calif.

Dillon Washburn of the Skyhawks, a redshirt freshman from Pinetop, Ariz., won medalist honors Saturday for the two-day, 36-hole event. He shot 71-70–141.

Lucas Laudick of the Skyhawks was next at 70-72–142.

Clark Riedberger, the former Pagosa Springs prep golfer, shot 70-75–145 for FLC.