Two Top Three Finishers Pace URI at Rhody Invitational

Two Top Three Finishers Pace URI at Rhody Invitational

 

Rhody Invitational – Final Results

 

Final Round Results (pdf)

 

Setting the Scene:

Course: Green Valley C.C. – Portsmouth, R.I. (par 71/6,830 yards)

The field: 7 teams, 47 total golfers

Weather: low 60s, moderate wind

Rhode Island's Individual Results:

* Branden Chicorka fired an even-par 71 during Sunday's second and final round.  He finished in second place overall for the tournament, with a two-round total of 147.  The Enfield, Conn. opened the tournament with a first round 76.

* Jeffrey Ray, competing as an individual, tied for third place overall.  Ray carded the second-lowest round by a Rhody golfer in Sunday's second round, with a 1-over 72.  He finished with a two-day total of 150 (76-72).

* Taylor Fontaine matched his opening round 77 with a matching score on Sunday's final day of play.  The senior finished in 12th place overall with a two-day total of 154.

* David Gosselin, another URI individual competitor, tied for 13th place.  He bested his first round score of 81 with a final day 75.  Gosselin finished with a total score of 156.

* Three Rams tied for 20th place overall - Jared Adams, Seamus Fennelly, and Michael Hamilton - with a total score of 158.  Adams carded a pair of 79's in each of the two rounds of play.  Fennelly and Hamilton followed up a pair of first round 77's with a score 81 on Sunday.

* Andrew Fiorenzano shot a second round 77, putting him in a tie for 25th place with a score of 159 (82-77).

* Matt Montt finished 44th, with a total score of 167 (81-86).

* Sacred Heart's Josh Salah was the individual medalist, finishing with 2-over total of 144.  He shot an opening round 71 and finished up with a 73 during Sunday's final round.

Rhode Island Team Results:

* The Rams finished in third place, compiling a team score of 613 (309-304).

* Fordham won the tournament with a total score of 604 (304-300).  Sacred Heart was second, with a score of 607 (305-302).

What's Next:

Rhode Island travels to Purchase, N.Y. for the Century Intercollegiate, held at the Century Club from April 21-22.