Shooting three under par Sunday, Ryan Eckelkamp won the Missouri Golf Association Men’s Mid-Amateur Championship last weekend in Springfield.

Eckelkamp shot 137 for the two-round event, shooting 68 in the first round and 69 in the second round.

Eckelkamp held off Chris Kovach of St. Louis, who cut two strokes off the gap on the second day to end at 139, two strokes behind Eckelkamp.

Manchester’s Chad Niezing shot 140 to end third. Eric Ecker of Springfield was fourth at 141.

There was a four-way tie for fifth at 142 between Steve Groom of Raytown, Alex Cusumano of St. Louis, Wayne Fredrick of Springfield and Thomas Wuennenberg of St. Louis.