September 13, 2009

Bears Place 15th At Navy Fall Classic

Annapolis, Maryland -  Brown’s men’s golf team shot a solid final round 304 for a two-round 616 at the Navy Fall Classic to finish 15th overall in the strong 17 team field, held at the US Naval Academy Golf Course. Northwestern came from behind to capture the team title with a two-day 552, besting host Navy by 4 shots.

Senior captain John Giannuzzi stayed at the top of the class for the Bears, providing leadership for the young Bears with a two-day 152 on rounds of 76-76.

Brown’s freshmen stepped to the tee and posted the Bears’ top two scores of the tournament.  Freshman Chris Williams shot a final round three-over 74 to finish the tournament at 154, while freshman J.D. Ardell fired 75 on the final day to finish at 153 for the tournament.

Junior Michael Amato came in at 157 for the Bears on scores of 78-79, while freshman Jack Mylott scored 159 over two days, shooting 80-79.

Coach Mike Hughes’ team will be back in action again at the Adams Cup of Newport, September 21-22, at the Newport National Golf Club.

 

15  Brown University 312 304 616

T 54             John Giannuzzi 76 76 152

T 59            J.D. Ardell 78 75 153

T 65            Chris Williams 80 74 154

T 75            Michael Amato 78 79 157

T 79            Jack Mylott 80 79 159

 

Navy Invitational – Final Team Scores

1.            Northwestern 282 270 552 -16

2.            U.S. Naval Academy 279 287 566 -2

3.            Seton Hall Univ. 286 288 574 +6

4.            Villanova University 285 292 577 +9

5.            Drexel University 291 293 584 +16

6.            George Washington 294 295 589 +21

7.            St. Joseph's Univer. 291 301 592 +24

            Siena College 303 289 592 +24

9.            North Dakota St. U. 294 302 596 +28

10.            St. Francis-Pennsyl. 303 299 602 +34

11.            Temple University 304 299 603 +35

12.            Navy Gold 302 302 604 +36

13.            Delaware, U. of 302 305 607 +39

14.            Iona College 304 308 612 +44

15.            Brown University 312 304 616 +48

16.            Navy White 323 316 639 +71

17.            La Salle University 341 335 676 +108