MANSFIELD, Mass. – Juniors Matt Paradis (Hooksett, N.H.) and Sam Riemer (Canton, Mass.) of the Southern New Hampshire University men's golf team were named to the Northeast-10 All-Conference Team on Tuesday, as the league office unveiled its end-of-the-year honors.
Paradis and Riemer, who took up two of the 12 spots on the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) PING East All-Region Team last month, garnered NE10 First and Second Team honors, respectively.
Across 23 rounds of golf this season, Paradis, who earned First Team status for the second straight year, was 1-over par and averaged a 72.6 per round. He finished in the top 10 eight times in the 10 events he played in, including six top-five showings and four individual medalist honors. Paradis began the season by winning the Penmen Fall Invitational on Sept. 18-19 with a 3-under 135, as the team won its second straight tournament. He then captured the NE10 Championship on Oct. 2-3 with a playoff-hole victory, following a 3-over 143 through two rounds. Paradis also won the Le Moyne Fall Invitational on Oct. 13-14 with a 7-under 137 and the Mike Bello Invitational on April 12-13 with an even-par 144, before wrapping up the season with a 2-over 218 to tie for sixth at the NCAA Atlantic/East Regional on May 7-9.
Riemer, meanwhile, shot 5-over par and averaged a 76.0 across 24 rounds and 11 events. Riemer placed in the top 10 on five occasions, including three top-five showings. His best tournament came Sept. 10-11 when he earned individual medalist honors and guided the Penmen to a win at the Franklin Pierce Invitational with an even-par 144. He narrowly missed out on another first-place finish at the Eagles Invitational on Oct. 9-10 when he was runner-up with a 3-over 145. Riemer capped the season with an 8-over 224 to tie for 24thin the 108-golfer field at the regional.
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