Pioneers finish 19th at Towson Invitational

Pioneers finish 19th at Towson Invitational

GRASONVILLE, Md.—The Sacred Heart men's golf team finished the Towson Spring Invitational in 19th on Sunday. The Pioneers finished with a tournament total of 635, 59 strokes over par. 

Junior Matt Shubley was SHU's top finisher at +9 over the two-day tournament, putting him tied for 43rd.  Shubley finished round two with a score of 77, including a pair of birdies on the day. Senior AJ Correia finished the tournament 16-over par, he recorded a pair of birdies himself in the front nine in round two, but finished with a score of 85. Sophomore Hector Gutierrez finished the tournament with a score of +18, he recorded his lone birdie of the weekend on a par five in round two. Sophomore Alex Manner and junior Connor Cunningham both rounded out the Pioneers scoring group with a score of 19 over par. 

Sacred Heart finished behind three Northeast Conference foes, Fairleigh Dickinson, Bryant and Robert Morris. Elon took home the team title at +11, one stroke behind them in second was tournament host Towson.

The Pioneers head out west to compete at the Seattle U Redhawk Invitational at Chambers Bay, beginning Monday, April 3.

Individual Results 

T43 Matt Shubley 76-77= 153 (+9)

T85 AJ Correia 75-85= 160 (+16)

T91 Hector Gutierrez 80-82= 162 (+18)

T96 Alex Manner 79-84= 163 (+19)

T96 Connor Cunningham 81-82= 163 (+19)