Men's Golf in First After First Day of Play In AIC Invitational

THE BASICS:

- Tournament: AIC Invitational 
- Results:  1st of 6 teams | 307 
- Location: Orchards Golf Club
- Date: October 30th and 31st
- Course Stats: Par: 71, Yardage 6,685

The Lead: After the first day of play in the AIC Invitational, Matt Wessenberg (Medway, Mass./ Catholic Memorial) placed first for the Hounds by shooting a 75, which led Assumption men's golf to  first place shooting a 307 (+19). 

HOW IT HAPPENED:

- Wessenberg shot a four-over 75, and led the invitational in birdies with four. 

AJ Cooney (North Branford, Conn. / North Branford) and sophomore James Elliot (Gill, Mass. / Pioneer Valley Regional) tied for fifth overall shooting a 77 in the first day of play. 

Austin McCreary (Northhampton, Mass./ Northhampton) and Justin Clutter (Bedford, N.H/ Bedford) shot just one stroke behind Cooney and Elliot to tie for eighth place overall 

INSIDE THE NUMBERS:

- All Assumption golfers placed in the top ten of the invitational after the first day.

- The Hounds led the invitational in birdies with 15. 

- American International and Bentley tied for second in the invitational shooting a 309, while Saint Anselm took fourth with a 333, and Adelphi took fifth shooting a 341.

UP NEXT:

- The Hounds are back in action tomorrow for the second day of the AIC Fall Invitational at the Orchards Golf Club.

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