HARTFORD HAWKS INVITATIONAL
South Kent, Connecticut | Bull's Bridge Golf Club
COURSE: Par 72 - 6.992 yards
FORMAT: 54 holes over two days, 36-hole shotgun start on Monday, 18-hole shotgun on Tuesday. Start times will be 8:00 a.m. on both days.
TEAMS: Bryant, Central Florida, UConn, Fairfield, Fordham, Fairleigh Dickinson, Hartford, Hofstra, LIU, Mount St. Mary's, Rider, Sacred Heart, Seton Hall, St. Francis Brooklyn, TCU, Texas Rio Grande Valley, Wagner.
The Mountaineers competed in their second tournament of the season at Guyan Golf & Country Club in the Joe Feaganes Marshall Invitational this past week. Nacho Gomez paced the team with back-to-back rounds under par to finish in a tie for 20th place in the overall standings. Gomez posted scores of 74 (+3), 68 (-3), and 69 (-2) throughout the tournament. Joe Lostumbo was the Mount's second-best finisher, posting a score of 217 (74-68-75) that included a three-under par score of 68 in the second round. As a team, the Mountaineers finished with a total of 891 for the tournament.
Last year at the Hartford Hawks Invitational, Pablo Alonso led the Mountaineers with a two-round score of 151, and the Mount finished in a tie for 18th place in the team standings with a score of 621. Nacho Gomez posted rounds of 77 and 79 for a 156 overall. Matt Kinsey (78-81-159) and Jack Snyder (85-85-170) rounded out the scoring for the Mount. Central Florida claimed the tournament title with a score of 550 after the third round of the tournament was called off due to inclement weather.
Mount St. Mary's finishes out the fall semester at ODU/OBX Intercollegiate in Powells Point, North Carolina at the Kilmarlic Golf Club October 20-22.