Men’s golf team finishes strong in Wildcat Invitational

Colin Kenny, Contributing Writer

The Orange and Blue traveled to White Manor Country Club in Malvern, Pa. to compete in the Villanova Wildcat Invitational from March 31-April 1. Each Bison played three rounds. D.J. Magee ’17, John Edler ’17, Nick Geissler ’16, Zach Melnick ’17, and Billy Wright ’14 competed.

“It was a very fun tournament with a great field and many competitive players,” Elder said. “White Manor was a very nice venue and was in great shape for this time of the year.”

The team finished in 16th place out of 16 teams. Nevertheless, they improved as a team with each passing round. Magee led the way for the Bison with a 79-76-75 for a total of 230. Edler played consistently during all three rounds, ending with a final score of 235. Geissler also concluded the invitational with a strong finish of 76 in round three.

The Bison will have return to the course at the Lafayette Invitational in Easton, Pa. from April 6-7.

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