September 20, 2010

W&L Golf Ties for Fourth at the BC Tom Kinder Memorial

HARRISONBURG, Va. -- The Washington and Lee golf team fired a second round 299 on Monday to place fourth out of 15 teams with a 306-299--605 at the Bridgewater Tom Kinder Invitational held at the Lakeview Golf Club in Harrisonburg, Va.

The Generals' "B" team carded a two-day score of 338-317--655 to finish 11th out of 15 squads.

First-year John Torell (Bronxville, N.Y./Brunswick School) paced the Generals with a fifth-place tie with a two-day total of 75-72--147.  Classmate Jack Cottrill (Charlotte, N.C./Myers Park) was second on the team and tied for 14th overall with a 76-74--150, while senior Tim Gavrich (Avon, Conn./Westminster) finished in a tie for 20th with a 76-76--152. First-year Jake Struebing (Amherst, N.Y./Amherst Central) and junior Wilson Anthony (Fordyce, Ark./Episcopal) rounded out the W&L A-squaders with scores of 79-80--159 and 83-77--160, respectively.

On the "B" squad, senior Tom Bowden (Richmond, Va./Douglas Freeman) led the way by tying for 11th place overall with a 77-72--149.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Monday as it competes in the two-day Hampden-Sydney Invitational held at the Manor Golf Club in Farmville, Va.

TEAM SCORES
1. Christopher Newport 296-290--586
2. Randolph-Macon 297-296--593
3. Bridgewater "A" 301-296--597
4. Washington and Lee "A" 306-299--605
5. Lynchburg 307-300--607
6. Roanoke 312-299--611
7. Ferrum 309-309-618
8. Averett 309-316--625
9. Bridgewater "B" 307-327-634
10. Shenandoah 337-315--652
11. Washington and Lee "B" 338-317--655
12. Apprentice School 325-331--656
13. Stevenson 331-329-660
14. Eastern Mennonite 360-352--712
15. Virginia Wesleyan 374-380--754

W&L "A" INDIVIDUAL SCORES
T5. John Torell 75-72--147
T14. Jack Cottrill 76-74--150
T20. Tim Gavrich 76-76--152
T33. Jake Struebing 79-80--159
T39.Wilson Anthony 83-77--160

W&L "B" INDIVIDUAL SCORES
T11. Tom Bowden 77-72--149
T29. Will Hatfield 78-79--157
T63. Mark Sowinski 92-81--173
T65. John Davies 91-85--176

-- GENERALS --