Men's Golf Finishes in Third at SHU Spring Invite

Men's Golf Finishes in Third at SHU Spring Invite

FAIRFIELD, CT–– The Sacred Heart men's golf team placed third at the SHU Spring Invite at Great River Golf Club. The team shot a 294 in round one and 304 in round two. Iona College placed first at the tournament, with a 594 team score.

Nathan Kim finished first of the 37 competitors that participated in the invitational. After shooting a single-round course record of 65 in the first round, Kim shot a 74 in round two. The Pioneer finished 5-under par with a total score of 139.

Three Pioneers tied for 12th, including Saptak Talwar, Clifford Lindholm, and Hector Gutierrez. All three golfers finished +9 and 153 total. Talwar and Lindholm both managed a 77 in round one and a 76 in round two. Gutierrez shot a 75 in round one and a 78 in round two.

Alex Manner rounded out the group as he finished tied for 22nd. The Pioneer shot 15-over par with an 80 in round one and 79 in round two.

Individual Results (Par 72)

1. Nathan Kim 65-74—139 (-5)

T12. Saptak Talwar 77-76--153 (+9)

T12. Clifford Lindholm 77-76-153 (+9)

T12. Hector Gutierrez 75-78—153 (+9)

T22. Alex Manner 80-79—159(+15)