DUBOIS State Colleges Tyrus Gates earned medalist honors by carding an impressive score at Wednesdays DuBois Invitational.
Gates shot even-par 72 on the Treasure Lake Silver Course. Gates had a strong back nine, collecting four birdies, including one on the 18th hole, to fire a 33. He defeated second-place finisher Jordan Kirsch of Hollidaysburg by seven strokes.
Gates led State College to a third-place finish in the 10-team event. Ben Galenberg and Kevin Zuercher shot 85 and 87, respectively, for the Little Lions.
State Colleges finished with a four-player score of 340. Hollidaysburg won the event by shooting 334.