Chittim shoots 79

Kyle Chittim  2012 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Kyle Chittim 2012 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

HERSHEY, Pa. – Kyle Chittim (Annapolis, Md./Broadneck) shot a round of 79 to lead McDaniel at the Elizabethtown Fall Blue Jay Classic in men's golf action on Thursday.

With the starters off after a 54-hole tournament earlier in the week and the team's 36-hole Mason Dixon Collegiate Classic this weekend, the Green Terror's B-team combined to fire a round of 326 and finish eighth at the 13-team tournament. Gettysburg won the tournament with a score of 303.

Chittim's score placed him 21st overall while Colton Heisey and Mason Woolfordtied for 33rd overall with a rounds of 81.

Andrew Gordon (Fairfax, Va./Fairfax) placed 46th overall with his score of 85 while Aaron Staley (Hagerstown, Md./North Hagerstown) carded a round of 89 to place 59th.

McDaniel closes the fall in its own tournament on Saturday and Sunday at The Bridges Golf Club. Action tees off at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday.

Team Scores: 1. Gettysburg 303, 2. York (Pa.) 304, 3. Stevenson 305, 4. Messiah 308, 5. Moravian 311, 6. DeSales 316, 7. Immaculata 319, 8. McDaniel 326, 9. Elizabethtown 333, 10. Lebanon Valley 335, 11. FDU-Florham 344, 12. Dickinson 345, 13. Hood 353.

McDaniel Results: 21T. Kyle Chittim 79, 33T. Colton Heisey 81, 33T. Mason Woolford 81, 46T. Andrew Gordon 85, 59T. Aaron Staley 89.