Golfers Tee-Off At Navy Fall Classic

Sept. 12, 2008

Annapolis, Maryland - Coach Mike Hughes' Brown men's golf team opened its season today at the 15th Annual Navy Fall Classic played at the par 71 Naval Academy Golf Course. After one round of play, the Bears are 15th overall in the 17-team field with a team total of 318. George Washington leads the tournament after one round with a four-man 282.

The Bears were led by junior John Giannuzzi, who shot 38-39--75, a four-over par round that was good for 38th place after one round. Sophomore Michael Amato struggled on the front with 42, but shot 35 on the back to finish at 77.

Senior co-captain Chris Hoffman came in at 85, followed by senior co-captain Conor Malloy at 85. Freshman Donald Kim also scored for the Bears, shooting 92.

Play will be completed on Saturday.