May 20, 2013

Salah and Ballo Named Second Team Men’s Golf All-NEC

FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Sacred Heart men's golfers Joshua Salah (Gloucester, Mass.) and Peter Ballo (Stamford, Conn.) were named to the Northeast Conference's Men's Golf Second Team All-Conference on Friday.

Ballo led the Pioneers with four top-five finishes this season. He finished third at the CCSU Fall Invitational to open the fall slate, adding a second-place finish at the Hartford Hawks Invitational. In the spring, Ballo had a fourth-place finish at the Rhody Invitational and followed that up with a fifth place finish at the New England Division I Championships. He was also Sacred Heart's top finisher at the NEC Championship, placing tied for 14th.

Salah had a pair of top-five finishes, placing second at the CCSU Fall Invitational and fourth at the Connecticut Cup. He also had three top-10 finishes this season, as both he and Ballo had seven top-20 performances in 10 tournaments this season.