April 14, 2014

Norwitz victory leads way to tourney title

MOOSIC, Pa. – Brian Norwitz (Germantown, Md./Northwest) posted matching rounds of 75 to lead McDaniel to the team title at the Glemaura National Collegiate Invitational on Sunday and Monday.

Norwitz and Alex Kane (Danvers, Mass./Masconomet Regional) were tied for second place overall after the first round before Norwitz registered the low round of the day on Monday to win the individual crown.

As a team, the Green Terror posted a 36-hole score of 623. McDaniel led the way on Sunday with a round of 307 before posting a score of 316 in much windier conditions over the second 18 holes. Scranton finished second with a score of 627 (313-314).

In addition to Norwitz's 150, Steven Tanen (Laurel Hallow, N.Y./Cold Spring Harbor) added a top-five showing. Tanen posted a score of 154, firing a round of 76 on Monday after a first-round score of 78 to place third.

Kane finished seventh overall with a score of 157, firing a round of 82 on Monday.

Cody Mewhirter (Hampstead, Md./North Carroll) fired a two-round total of 162, carding a 79 in the first round before posting a round of 83 on Monday to finish 20th.

Mike Filler (Baltimore, Md./Open Bible Christian Academy) finished 30th in the field with a score of 167 (83-84).

The Green Terror returns to action at the Centennial Conference Championship at Dupont Country Club on Friday, Apr. 25 through Sunday, Apr. 27

Team Scores: 1. McDaniel 623 (307-316), 2. Scranton 627 (313-314), 3. Susquehanna 639 (316-323), 4. York (Pa.) 642 (312-330), 5. Swarthmore 643 (314-329), 6. Moravian 655 (331-324), 7. Marywood 659 (327-332), 8. King's 660 (330-330), 9. Muhlenberg 662 (346-316), 10. Gettysburg 663 (330-333), 11T. Wilkes 725 (366-359), 11T. Misericordia 725 (364-361).

McDaniel Results: 1. Brian Norwitz 150 (75-75), 3T. Steven Tanen 154 (78-76), 7T. Alex Kane 157 (75-82), 20T. Cody Mewhirter 162 (79-83), 30T. Mike Filler 167 (83-84).

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