Men's Golf Concludes Play at MacDonald Cup

Men's Golf Concludes Play at MacDonald Cup


NEW HAVEN, Conn. — The Sacred Heart University men's golf team concluded its play at the Macdonald Cup, hosted by Yale, finishing 13th out of 14 teams on Sunday.

The Pioneers finished with a team score of +65 and a 905 total. Illinois won the tournament, finishing 14-under par and a 825 total.

Nathan Kim led the way for the Pioneers, finishing tied for 32nd out of 78 competitors, shooting 10-over par and 220 for the weekend. Kim shot best in rounds two and three, where he shot a 2-over in back-to-back rounds.

Saptak Talwar finished tied for 51st in the tournament after shooting 16-over par and 226 for the weekend. Talwar shot 73 back-to-back in the first two rounds, before closing with an 80 in the final round.

Alex Manner finished third in SHU's grouping and tied for 62nd overall, shooting 19-over par. Clifford Lindholm and Hector Gutierrez rounded out the group, shooting 22-over par and 25-over par respectively.

The Pioneers are back in action on Sunday, Oct. 7 when they take part in the Connecticut Cup, held at the Great Course Golf Club.

Individual Results (Par 70)

T32. Nathan Kim 76-72-72--220 (+10)

T51. Saptak Talwar 73-73-80--226 (+16)

T62. Alex Manner 79-73-77--229 (+19)

T68. Clifford Lindholm 77-76-79--232 (+22)

T72. Hector Gutierrez 78-75-82--235 (+25)