Swinton part of Oregon Tech’s nationally ranked NAIA golf team

March 30, 2016

Tyler Swinton golf

Tyler Swinton

Oregon Tech, which features Alaska’s only college golfer in Tyler Swinton of Haines, is currently ranked 21st in the NAIA Men’s Golf Coaches Top 25 Poll.

Swinton is one of only five golfers on the team to compete in all 17 rounds over six tournaments this season.

The senior owns three top-10 finishes, including a top-5 showing.

His average 18-hole round this year is 75.94.

Swinton, of Haines High fame, averaged 74.55 in 22 rounds last year.