McDaniel finishes seventh at Blue Jay Classic

HERSHEY, Pa. – Three McDaniel players carded a round of 79 to lead McDaniel to a seventh-place finish at the Elizabethtown Blue Jay Classic at Hershey Country Club in men’s golf action on Thursday.

            The Green Terror posted a team score of 317, five strokes behind event winner York (Pa.), who shot a 312 to edge Dickinson by two strokes.
            Susquehanna finished third with a round of 315 while Cabrini, Elizabethtown and Moravian all shot 316 to finish in a tie for fourth place.
            Greg Bowman (Catonsville, Md./Catonsville), Paul Kovalcheck (Fairless Hills, Pa./Truman) and KJ Mazurek (Rumson, N.J./Rumson-Fair Haven) finished as part of a 12-way tie for 18th place overall.
            Jeff Smith (Elkridge, Md./Cardinal Gibbons) posted a round of 80 to finish 30th while Alex Campbell (Howell, N.J./Wall) shot an 86 to finish 59th in the 19-team, 99-player field.
            The Green Terror returns to action at the Glenmaura National Collegiate Invitational on Apr. 19-20.
Team Scores: 1. York (Pa.) 312, 2. Dickinson 314, 3. Susquehanna 315, 4T. Cabrini 316, 4T. Elizabethtown 316, 4T. Moravian 316, 7. McDaniel 317, 8. FDU-Florham 321, 9. Gettysburg 322, 10. Albright 328, 11. Elizabethtown “B” 330, 12. Messiah 334, 13T. Penn State-Harrisburg 337, 13T. Urisnus 337, 15. Keystone 338, 16. Eastern 339, 17. Pitt-Johnstown 343, 18. Lebanon Valley 346, 19. Lycoming 380.
McDaniel Results: 18T. Greg Bowman 79, 18T. Paul Kovalcheck 79, 18T. KJ Mazurek 79, 30T. Jeff Smith 80, 59T. Alex Campbell 87.