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Women’s golf finish fifth in PL, men prepare for championships with final match at Navy

Bri Pomonis, Sports Co-Editor

April 27, 2017

Filed under Golf, Golf, Men, SPORTS, Women

The women’s golf team finished its season at the Patriot League Championship from April 22-23, while the men’s team prepared for the Patriot League Championships on April 29-30 with their penultimate match of the year at the Navy Invitational. The women finished fifth out of six teams, and the...

Bison golf teams compete as Patriot League Championships loom near

Ross Lazarus, Staff Writer

April 13, 2017

Filed under Golf, Golf, Men, SPORTS, Women

The men’s and women’s Bison golf teams competed in tournaments on April 10-11, where the men’s team finished ninth out of 14 teams in the Finegan Invitational, and the women placed 14th out of 15 teams in the Hoya Invitational. Both teams look to improve as the Patriot League Championship fast...

Men’s golf reclaims Lehigh Invite title

Curt Bliamptis, Staff Writer

October 27, 2016

Filed under Golf, SPORTS

After two days of rain and windy weather, the men’s golf team won the Lehigh Invitational with a team score of 609 over Oct. 21-22. Peter Bradbeer ’20 led the charge for the Bison with his fourth place over the two-day event. J.P. Raftery ’19 also put in a very strong showing, securing fifth...

Men’s golf ties for 16th at George Mason

Bethany Blass, Sports Co-Editor

September 29, 2016

Filed under Golf, SPORTS

The Orange and Blue men’s golf team traveled to Lorton, Va. to participate in the two-day, 54-hole George Mason Patriot Intercollegiate over Sept. 25-26. Overall, the Bison secured a tie for 16th place out of the 19-team competition, with an impressive final round coming from J.P. Raftery ’19. On...

Men’s golf kicks off promising season at Colgate tournament

Bri Pomonis, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2016

Filed under Golf, SPORTS

The men’s golf team started its season strong on Sept. 3 and 4 during Colgate’s Alex Lagowitz Memorial Invitational. The Bison placed sixth overall, with Peter Bradbeer ’20 and JP Raftery ’19 placing in the top 10 for individual standings. The first round of 36 holes ended with the team...

Sixth place at Navy motivates men’s golf for upcoming Championships

Bethany Blass, Sports Co-Editor

April 28, 2016

Filed under Golf, Men, SPORTS

The men’s golf team placed sixth at the Navy Invitational in the last regular season tournament on April 23-24. J.P. Raftery ’19 was the top golfer for the Bison during the first day of the competition, marking a score of 72. The top score posted on the second day was 75, earned by both...

O’Brien leads men’s golf with top-10 finish at Lafayette

Curt Bliamptis, Staff Writer

April 7, 2016

Filed under Golf, Men, SPORTS

Despite unfavorable weather, Connor O’Brien ’19 guided the men’s golf team in a two-day tournament April 3-4. After a weekend of extremely trying conditions, with winds up to 40 mph and low temperatures, the Bison finished 12th out of 19 teams with 628 points at the Lafayette Invitational. ...

Hummingbird Intercollegiate cut short for men’s golf

Elizabeth Duswalt, Contributing Writer

November 6, 2014

Filed under Golf, Men, SPORTS

Inclement weather cut the Hummingbird Intercollegiate short for the men’s golf team, but the Bison took 12th place after their first and only round of their final tournament on Oct. 31. Daniel Levin ’18 and D.J. Magee ’17 both scored a 79 to lead the Orange and Blue. The tournament was hosted by West...

Men’s golf finishes ninth in unruly weather

Kyle Adams, Contributing Writer

October 23, 2014

Filed under Golf, Men, SPORTS

At the Lehigh Invitational, the men’s golf team battled not only tough Mid-­Atlantic competition, but also incessant cold and wind on the challenging Saucon Valley Country Club course on Oct. 18 and 19. Head coach Michael Binney’s team captured a ninth-place finish, and was led by the performan...

Fourth-place finish second best of season for men’s golf

Lauren Whelan, Assistant Sports Editor

October 9, 2014

Filed under Golf, Men, SPORTS

The men’s golf team displayed a strong showing at the Binghamton Invitational on Oct. 5 and 6, placing fourth out of 16 teams overall. John Edler ’17 and Peter Scialabba ’15 had notably strong showings, both finishing in the top-10 individually at a tie for sixth place. The first day of th...

74-79-75: Levin leads men’s golf with 228 score

Lauren Whelan, Contributing Writer

October 2, 2014

Filed under Golf, Men, SPORTS, Uncategorized

At the Columbia Invitational on Sept. 26 and 27, the men’s golf team finished in seventh place out of a nine team field. The Bison turned in a score of 324 on the final day to give them a 941 for the tournament, with Daniel Levin ’18 leading the team with a 228. Levin tied for 12th place individua...

Strong start ends with T-6th finish for men’s golf

Jaylen Amaker, Contributing Writer

September 18, 2014

Filed under Golf, Men, SPORTS

The men’s golf team had a strong performance on day one of the Bucknell Invitational, ending the day in third place after garnering 303s on the first two rounds. The Bison entered day two within striking distance but fell short, ending with a 305 on the day and 911 for the tournament to finish T-6th. The t...

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