July 22, 2013
GALESBURG—Ryan Ballard and Dylan Mullins of Metamora High School and Bryer Anderson of Farmington High School have signed to play next season for the Carl Sandburg College men’s golf team.
Ballard earned second-team All-Mid-Illini Conference honors as a senior with the Redbirds, helping them to a second-place finish in the league. He also finished third overall at the Class 2A regional as Metamora finished second and advanced to sectionals. Ballard placed fourth last fall at the Pekin Dragon Classic and the Redbird Classic, and he took eighth at the Streator Invite.
Anderson earned All-Prairieland Conference honors as a senior and finished second in the Class 1A regional during his junior season with the Farmers.
The Chargers last season made their third appearance in four years at the NJCAA Division II national tournament and tied for 12th at the event, the best finish in program history.