Men's Golf Sixth at Bentley Newport DII Invite

THE BASICS:

-Tournament: Bentley Newport DII Invite
-Results: 6th of 8 teams | 320
-Location: Middletown, R.I. (Newport National Golf Club)
-Date: Wednesday, April 13, 2016
-Course Stats: Par: 72 
 

-The Lead: The Assumption College men's golf team competed in a single-round tournament on Wednesday in Middletown, R.I., finishing sixth overall in the Bentley Newport DII Invite. The Hounds were led by top-10 finisher AJ Cooney (North Branford, Conn. / North Branford) on the day.

 

HOW IT HAPPENED:

-Cooney led the Greyhounds on Wednesday with a score of 76 (+4) to tie for eighth place overall out of 45 competitors.

-Cooney was followed not far behind by senior Adam Bourque (Mansfield, Mass. / Mansfield) who tied for 16th overall with his score of 18 (+6).

-The third finisher on the team for the Hounds was senior Kyle Gilman (Windham, Maine / Windham). Gilman carded an 81 (+9) to tie for 24th place overall.

-Rounding out the top five for the Hounds were junior Matt Wessenberg (Medway, Mass. / Catholic Memorial) and senior Tim Carroll (Portsmouth, R.I. / Portsmouth) who each tied for 35th place with a score of 85 (+13). 

 

BEHIND THE NUMBERS:

-UMass Lowell claimed the overall victory with a score of 300 (+12) followed by Holy Cross (304, +16) and Bentley (308, +20). 

-The Hounds finished with a score of 320 (+32) in sixth place and finished atop conference opponents American Int'l (334, +46) and Saint Rose (341, +53).

 

UP NEXT:

-Next up on the Greyhounds' schedule is the NCAA Regional competition at Timber Banks Golf Club in Baldwinsville, N.Y. from Monday, May 2-Wednesday, May 4.

 

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