The University of Akron menís golf team bumped up two places to secure 10th place and finish with a team total of 32-over 896 Tuesday at the Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate Tournament in Hilton Head, S.C.

The Zips shot 11-over 299 on the last day of the tournament to move up two spots after starting the first two rounds 12th out of 17 teams.

Redshirt freshman Elliott Grayson recorded the teamís lowest round, shooting a 1-under 71 and a 5-over 221 overall for the three-day tournament. Senior Louis Birchall also shot a 5-over 221, carding rounds of 1-over 73 and 1-under 71 in the first two rounds, respectively. Birchall and Grayson tied for 24th on the final player leaderboard.

RubberDucks

RubberDucks single-game tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 1. Tickets will be available by calling 330-253-5153, going to the Canal Park box office or online at www.akronrubberducks.com.

Tickets start at $9 for adults, $8 for children 12 or younger or adults 60 or older, and $5 for general admission.

Tickets for the 2016 Eastern League Home Run Derby and 2016 Eastern League All-Star Game are also available online or by calling 330-253-5151

Sports Alliance?of Greater Akron

The Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau on Tuesday announced the creation of the Sports Alliance of Greater Akron.

In order to attract more sporting events to Summit County venues, the bureau promoted Destination Sales Manager Brittany Wigman to the position of sports development strategist to head the alliance and expand sales strategy in a new role.

Event booking inquiries can be directed to Wigman at bwigman@visitakron-summit.org or by calling 330-374-8908.