Men's Golf News & Highlights
March 23, 2013
Tough Conditions Inflate Scores in Opener
With the 6713 yard course still wet and recovering from winter, the Eagles shot a 381. Ryan Torresin scuffled to a 90 and Logan Maurer shot a 93. David DiPirro carded a 98 and Ben Dutcher shot 100.
"It was really difficult to know what was going to happen on the greens," said head coach Mark Birtwistle stated. "It was cold and windy, but you really coud not roll it on the greens very well. We saw a three-putt from five feet."
Birtwistle added that while the scores were higher than where they wanted them to be, the field also posted high scores. Messiah College won the Invitational with a 330. The Eagles finished 13th of 15 competing teams.
The two Eastern programs host an Invitational at White Manor Country Club this Monday.
Updated: Saturday, 23 March 2013