September 26, 2005

Diplomats Place Second at Lebanon Valley Fall Men's Golf Invitational

LEBANON, PA - Ross Brown (Fr., Kingston, PA/Wyoming Seminary), Bryan Hartog (Fr., Richmond Hill, Ontario/Heritage) and Mark Quick (Sr., Forest Hill, MD/St. Paul's) shot 76 in the rain to tie for seventh place with five other golfers as the Franklin & Marshall College men's golf team finished second of 20 teams at the 2005 Lebanon Valley College Men's Golf Fall Invitational at the par 72 Lebanon Country Club.

Brown and Hartog led the Diplomats on the front nine shooting 37 before finishing the back nine with scores of 39, while Quick shot 38-38 to key Franklin & Marshall's top five.

Rounding out the scorers was Dennis Gunderson (Fr., Duxbury, MA/Duxbury) who carded a 77 (39-38) to tie for 15th place and Kevin Penhallagon (So., Glen Arm, MD/Loch Raven) who chipped in for a 78 (38-40) to tie for 21st.

F&M's team score was a 10-stroke improvement of the team's showing at the Franklin & Marshall College Invitational at Bent Creek Country Club on September 19 in which Moravian College won the invitational with a 305, while Keystone College (308) was second and Messiah College (311) to edge out the sixth place Diplomats.

At the LVC Invitational, the Diplomats downed all three colleges as Keystone (309) finished third, Moravian (311) fourth and Messiah (317) sixth while York College of Pennsylvania (300) won the invitational title by five strokes over Franklin & Marshall.

Lebanon Valley's Mike Wilhelm earned medalist honors carding a par 72 (38-34), while Keystone's Larry Abrams was second with a 73 (35-38).

Franklin & Marshall will continue the season on October 6 at the Elizabethtown Invitational at Hershey Country Club.

TEAM RESULTS
Place School Score
1. York 300
2. Franklin & Marshall 305
3. Keystone 309
4. Moravian 311
5. College of New Jersey 316
6. Messiah 317
7. Albright 320
8. Rutgers-Camden 321
9. Elizabethtown 323
10. Delaware Valley 326
11. Gettysburg 327
12. Shenandoah 330
13. Haverford 331
14. Alvernia 332
15. Lebanon Valley 333
16. Villa Julie 338
17. King's 350
18. Centenary 354
19. Hood 372
NC Dickinson NTS
Millersville "Black" 306
Millersville "Gold" 309

* - Millersville had two teams compete as exhibition competitors

INDIVIDUAL RESULTS
Place Individual School Front 9 Back 9 Final
1. Mike Wilhelm Lebanon Valley^ 38 34 72
2.# Larry Abrams Keystone 35 38 73
3. Sean Leitzell York 35 38 73
4.% Josh Sheppard York 37 37 74
5. Corey Smith Keystone 40 34 74
6. Mike Puorro College of New Jersey 37 38 75
T7. Rich Sosanie Gettysburg^ 36 40 76
T7. Ross Brown Franklin & Marshall 37 39 76
T7. Bryan Hartog Franklin & Marshall 37 39 76
T7. Mark Quick Franklin & Marshall 38 38 76
T7. Bob Pyrz Elizabethtown 39 37 76
T7. Steve Gonzales Keystone 38 38 76
T7. Brian Bergstol Moravian 36 40 76
T7. Adam O'Brien York 39 37 76
T15. Nick Pennetti College of New Jersey 39 38 77
T15. Dennis Gunderson Franklin & Marshall 39 38 77
T15. Eric Whitman Moravian 40 37 77
T15. Thad Miller Moravian 40 37 77
T15. Nick Van Hook Delaware Valley 39 38 77
T15. Jimmy DeCastro York 38 39 77
T21. Josh Wright Dickinson 36 42 78
T21. Brian Flexer Centenary 39 39 78
T21. Doug McConnell Alvernia 38 40 78
T21. Kevin Penhallegon Franklin & Marshall 40 38 78
T21. Eric Dougherty Messiah 38 40 78
T21. John Goff Rutgers-Camden 37 41 78
T27. Brian Bolwell Dickinson 36 43 79
T27. Steve Gerhart Alvernia 38 41 79
T27. Mike Heller Albright 41 38 79
T27. Brett Lehman Albright 40 39 79
T27. Kyle Denlinger Messiah 39 40 79
T27. Larry Kauffman Messiah 40 39 79
T27. J.C. Blewitt King's 37 42 79
T27. Matt Tomasic Rutgers-Camden 39 40 79
T27. Jamie Lewis Haverford 40 39 79
T27. Tyler Devnew Gettysburg 41 38 79
T27. Kyle Healy Gettysburg 37 42 79
T27. Steve Watts Villa Julie 38 41 79
T39. M. Hunter Gross Elizabethtown 39 41 80
T39. Mike McNally Shenandoah 38 42 80
T39. Joe Yeck York 42 38 80
T42. Will McLaughlin College of New Jersey 42 39 81
T42. Brian Lawshe Albright 42 39 81
T42. Chaley Kolb Albright 42 39 81
T42. Nick Horst Messiah 45 36 81
T42. Mike McNeff Lebanon Valley 39 42 81
T42. Matt Schimmel Hood 40 41 81
T42. Mike Nauss Rutgers-Camden 41 40 81
T42. Joe Orsino Shenandoah 40 41 81
T42. Bryan Ott Moravian 36 45 81
T42. Sang Lee Haverford 38 43 81
T52. Micah Albright Elizabethtown 41 41 82
T52. Paul Syvertson Messiah 40 42 82
T52. Dustin McCormick Moravian 40 42 82
T52. Dustin Pierce Delaware Valley 45 37 82
T56. John Gould College of New Jersey 42 41 83
T56. Steve Thomas Lebanon Valley 43 40 83
T56. Charlie Fisher Lebanon Valley 40 43 83
T56. Brian Mason Rutgers-Camden 40 43 83
T56. Nick Yates Shenandoah 42 41 83
T56. Mike Everingham Delaware Valley 46 37 83
T62. Joe Scioscia Delaware Valley 43 41 84
T62. Lee Herron Haverford 41 43 84
T62. Matt Hall Gettysburg 38 46 84
T65. George Van Horn Alvernia 39 46 85
T65. Maurice Rapp Elizabethtown 42 43 85
T65. Justin Junghans Hood 42 43 85
T65. Joe Zulli Rutgers-Camden 40 45 85
T65. Rob Diffin Delaware Valley 43 42 85
T65. Keith Hinder Gettysburg 42 43 85
T65. D.J. Ciaburri Gettysburg 40 45 85
T72. Anthony Calvario Lebanon Valley 44 42 86
T72. John Brezvosky Keystone 42 44 86
T72. Chris Lambert Shenandoah 43 43 86
T72. Kevin Motz Villa Julie 43 43 86
T76. Mike Krejnik Lebanon Valley 42 45 87
T76. Taylor Chamberlin Shenandoah 42 45 87
T76. Kevin McGravey Haverford 41 46 87
T79. Zach Ostrowski Dickinson 41 47 88
T79. Anthony Kazlauskas Lebanon Valley^ 43 45 88
T79. Justin McEvlain Centenary 45 43 88
T79. Russ McLarnon Albright 47 41 88
T79. Mike Kane King's 46 42 88
T79. Joe Bilyo Keystone 43 45 88
T79. Angad Singh Haverford 44 44 88
86. Brett Mitchell Villa Julie 45 44 89
T87. Will Tonking Alvernia 47 43 90
T87. Brian Rogish King's 46 44 90
89. Dennis Chieffo Centenary 47 45 92
T90. Zach Goldberg Lebanon Valley^ 43 50 93
T90. James Lahr King's 45 48 93
92. Matt Hill Villa Julie 46 48 94
T93. Chris Phillips College of New Jersey 42 54 96
T93. Matt Molloy Centenary 48 48 96
T93. Chris McCubbin Villa Julie 51 45 96
T93. Mark Layman Keystone^ 51 46 97
97. Dan Koschak King's 43 55 98
98. Anthony Farrell Hood 50 49 99
99. Dan Kunigdnis Centenary 47 54 101
100. Chris Pressgraves Hood 56 51 107
101. Craig Wachter Hood 53 58 111

Corey Gast Millersville "Black" 37 39 76
Chris Kaspar Millersville "Black" 37 39 76
Jeff Schell Millersville "Black" 37 39 76
Pete Steffy Millersville "Black" 41 37 78
Bob Bee Millersville "Gold" 39 35 74
Paul Carpenter Millersville "Gold" 40 38 78
Lucas Serbun Millersville "Gold" 37 41 78
Darryn Deshong Millersville "Gold" 39 40 79

# - Awarded 2nd place on 4th tiebreaker
% - Awarded 4th place on 1st tiebreaker
^ - Competed as an individual