Men's Golf Ties 5th at Le Moyne

THE BASICS:

-Tournament: Mike Bello Invitational
-Results: T5th of 15 teams | 310 - 308 = 618
-Location: Baldwinsville, N.Y. (Timber Banks Golf Club)
-Date: Sunday and Monday, April 10-11, 2016
-Course Stats: Par: 72 Yardage: 6,739
 

-The Lead: Led by senior Adam Bourque (Mansfield, Mass. / Mansfield) the Assumption College men's golf team tied for fifth place overall at the Le Moyne Mike Bello Invitational in Baldwinsville, N.Y. The Hounds completed the two-day tournament with a final score of 618 (+42) on the par-72 course. 

 

HOW IT HAPPENED:

-Bourque was the Hounds' top finisher during the two-day tournament. Bourque tied for 18th place overall with a total score of 152 (+8). He shot a 78 in round one before shaving off four strokes in round two.

-Senior Tim Carroll (Portsmouth, R.I. / Portsmouth) finished second for Assumption just one stroke behind Bourque (153, +9). Carroll carded a 76 in round one on Sunday and a 77 on Monday in round two.

-Finishing third for Assumption was junior Matt Wessenberg (Medway, Mass. / Catholic Memorial) who tied for 34th overall with his final score of 156 (+12). Wessenberg was followed by junior AJ Cooney (North Branford, Conn. / North Branford) who posted a two-round total of 157 (+13).

-Freshman James Elliot (Gill, Mass. / Pioneer Valley Regional) rounded out the top five for the Hounds, carding scores of 84 in both rounds to finish with a total of 168 (+24).

 

BEHIND THE NUMBERS:

-Two of the five Greyhounds finished in the top 25 of the competition out of 86 golfers.

-Concordia won the tournament with its score of 595 (+19), followed by Le Moyne (596, +20), Bentley (599, +23) and Southern New Hampshire (600, +24). 

-The Hounds tied Saint Rose with their score of 618 (+42).

 

UP NEXT:

-Assumption is scheduled to return to action for its final regular-season competition on Wednesday, April 13 when they travel to Middletown, R.I. for the Bentley Invitational.  

 

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