March 17, 2009
McDaniel finishes second in Myrtle Beach
SUNSET BEACH, N.C. – KJ Mazurek (Rumson, N.J./Rumson-Fair Haven) carded a 75 to finish tied for second overall and lead McDaniel to a second-place finish at the Myrtle Beach Shootout in men’s golf action on Tuesday.
Playing its first competitive round of the spring, the Green Terror posted a combined score of 311 at the Maples Course at Sea Trail.
Only third-raked Potomac State bettered McDaniel’s team score with a round of 309 on a course that was playing more than 600 longer than its marked 6552 with 15-25 mph winds and a wet course after a full day of rain on Monday.
Potomac’s Brian Affleck claimed the individual title with a score of one-over par 72.
Alex Campbell (Howell, N.J./Wall) finished one stroke behind Mazurek in fourth place with a round of 76.
Greg Bowman (Catonsville, Md./Catonsville) shot a 79 to finish tied for 10th while Paul Kovalcheck (Fairless Hills, Pa./Truman) and Jeff Smith (Elkridge, Md./Cardinal Gibbons) each posted a round of 81 to finish tied for 18th.
New York University placed third with a 314 while Division I St. Peter’s shot a combined 319 to finish fourth.
The Green Terror returns to action at the Gettysburg Spring Invitational on Tuesday. Tee time is 1 p.m.
Team Scores: 1. Potomac State 309, 2. McDaniel 311, 3. New York University 314, 4. St. Peter’s 319, 5. Hobart 329, 6. Springfield 343, 7. Utica 390.
McDaniel Results: 2T. KJ Mazurek 75, 4. Alex Campbell 76, 10T. Greg Bowman 79, 18T. Paul Kovalcheck 81, 18T. Jeff Smith 81.