Men’s golf finishes fifth at the Hartford Hawks Invitational
Seton Hall Men’s golf team finished fifth at the Hartford Hawks Invitational. The Pirates were led by junior Ryan Snouffer, who finished second overall with a 4-under-par, 69-72-71-212. Snouffer started strong in the tournament with a 69 in the first round. In the second round, he shot a 72, but bounced back to finish with a 71 in the third round. He finished two strokes behind the individual title winner, Hartford’s Evan Russell, who shot 6-under-par.
The Pirates finished fifth overall among 19 teams in the tournament with a 31-over-par, 297-304-294-895. The team finished 21 strokes behind the host-Hartford, who took the team title finishing at 10-over-par, 291-290-293-874. Central Florida, Connecticut and Temple finished second through fourth respectively.
Snouffer wasn’t the only Pirate to finish in the top-10. Senior JT Harper finished second for the Pirates and seventh overall, shooting a 4-over-par, 73-74-73-220.
Sophomore Lloyd Jefferson Go finished in a tie for 51st with a 16-over-par, 79-75-78-232. Fellow sophomore Kevin O’Brien had a rough second round shooting an 83, but finished strong with a 74 in the next and tied for 56th place with a 19-over-par, 77-83-74-234.
Junior David Cha shot a 78 in the first round and a 76 in the third, but was disqualified in the second round for not signing his scorecard.
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