Men’s Golf Finishes Fifth at Shortened Trojan

RESULTS

When and Where: April 1, 2019 – Goldsboro, N.C. (Walnut Creek Country Club – Par 72)
Score: Southern New Hampshire University (627), 5th/13

Senior Matt Paradis (Hooksett, N.H.) submitted a two-round total of 154, as the Southern New Hampshire University men's golf team placed fifth at The Trojan on Monday at Walnut Creek Country Club in Goldsboro, N.C.

INDIVIDUAL SCORERS

  • Paradis kicked off the tournament with a 78 in the opening round, before taking two strokes off with a 76, to finish tied for 18th.
  • Junior Garret Olivar (Manchester, N.H.) followed his 81 with the best round of the day for a Penmen, shooting a 75 that put him two shots behind Paradis at 156, tied for 22nd.
  • Junior Ryan Anderson (Beverly, Mass.) tied for 34th with a 160, as he carded a 79 in the first round and then did not factor in the scoring in the final round with an 81.
  • Freshman Matt Conti (Walpole, Mass.) improved upon his opening round by six shots with a 78 that settled him in at 162.
  • Junior Drew Kane (Scarborough, Maine) did not factor in the first-round scoring with an 89, but rebounded to match Paradis' 76 in the second round to sit at 165 for the day.

NOTES

  • The tournament was originally supposed to have a third round played Tuesday, but rains in the forecast forced its cancellation.
  • Senior Etienne Bourgoin (Abington, Mass.), playing as an individual, tied for 37th with a 161 after shooting a 79 in the opening round and an 82 in the final round.
  • Freshman Brennan Hughes (Bedford, N.H.), also playing as an individual, carded a 172 (85-87).
  • Newberry College won the tournament with a 12-over 588, defeating host Mount Olive University by eight strokes.
  • Newberry's Ben Thompson won individual medalist honors with a 1-under 143, besting Mount Olive's Patrick Schweitz by two shots.
  • The Trojan was comprised of 72 student-athletes from 13 institutions.

UP NEXT

  • Southern New Hampshire is back in action April 13-14 for the Assumption Spring Invitational at Blackstone National Golf Club in Sutton, Mass.

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Rank

Team

R1

R2

Total

+/- Par

1

Newberry

304

284

588

+12

2

Mount Olive

301

295

596

+20

3

Cape Fear CC

316

307

623

+47

4

Limestone

312

312

624

+48

5

Southern New Hampshire

322

305

627

+51

6

Bentley

318

310

628

+52

T7

Concordia (N.Y.)

322

307

629

+53

T7

Mount Olive (B)

318

311

629

+53

T9

Walters State CC

318

313

631

+55

T9

Barton

314

317

631

+55

11

Goldey-Beacom

346

322

668

+92

12

Chowan

349

325

674

+98

13

Bluefield State

360

333

693

+117