URI Completes First Round of Macdonald Cup

URI Completes First Round of Macdonald Cup

Oct. 2, 2011

The Macdonald Cup - First Round Results

First Round Results

Setting the Scene:
Course: Oct. 1 (18 holes), Yale Golf Club (par 70/6,749 yards)
The field: 14 teams, 75 total golfers

Rhode Island's Individual Results:
* Branden Chicorka is tied for eighth place after an even-par 70. This week's A-10 Co-Golfer of the Week shot a 34 on the back nine.

* Jared Adams is tied for 22nd place overall, with a first round score of 73. He opened with a 36 on the front nine before closing with a 37.

* Michael Hamilton is one shot behind Adams, tied for 30th place with a 74. He registered a 34 on the front nine.

* Jeffrey Ray and David Gosselin are tied for 62nd place, each carding a 79.

Rhode Island Team Results:
* The Rams is sitting in a three-way tie for ninth place, with a team score of 296. Host Yale shot an even-par 280 to sit atop the team leaderboard. Peter Williamson of Dartmouth is the top individual, carding an opening round 65.

What's Next:
Rhode Island closes up play in the McDonald Cup on Sunday, Oct. 2.