YORK, Pa – Franklin & Marshall opened its spring season with dominant win at the York Invitational, running away with the team title by 15 strokes. The Diplomats finished with 290 followed by Eastern (305), Muhlenberg (306) and Dickinson (307) at the Out Door Country Club in York.
Four Diplomats placed in the top-10 with Daniel Furman leading the way for F&M. Furman finished the par-72, 6,100 yard course with a one-under 71 and lost the tiebreaker with Ryan Torresin from Eastern on cards. Chris DiMaio from Muhlenberg also finished at 71.
Brad Lankler came in at an even 72 to place fourth in the field of 83 golfers. Robert Svigals carded a one-over 73 and for fifth while Dave Gilbert finished in seventh at 74. Stephen Colodny rounded out the F&M five with an 83.
F&M returns to action this Saturday at the two-day McDaniel Invitational at the Bridges Country Club.