Hawks Finish in 5th After Final Round of Pfeiffer Invitational

Holly Stambaugh
CU Sports Information

 

MT. GILEAD, NC - The Chowan University men's golf team completed the second and final round of play at the Pfeiffer Invitational on Tuesday afternoon. The Hawks finished in 5th place out of the 5 teams that competed in the tournament.

Lander University took 1st in round two with a team score of 295 on Tuesday and finished in 1st place in the tournament with a two-day team total of 578. James Bartlett of Pfeiffer finished in 1st place overall with a total two-day score of 141. The host, Pfeiffer University, followed with 304 as the team total for the second round and 596 as the two-day team total, earning them a 2nd place finish in the tournament.  Finishing in 3rd place was Belmont Abbey College who turned in a team score of 313 on Tuesday giving them a two-day team total of 615. Pfeiffer University's B team took 4th place with a score of 306 on Tuesday afternoon, giving them a two-day team total of 620.

After turning in a team score of 323 on Monday, the Hawks finished on Tuesday with a team score of 326 for a two-day total of 649. Billy Britton led the Hawks with a two-day total score of 154 after having shot an 80 in round two. Steven Rhinard turned in a score of 78 on the second day of play, a one shot improvement over his first round score (79), finishing in 16th place. Rich Edwards had a three shot improvement from his day one score (85), turning in an 82 in round two for a total score of 167. Christian Fleetwood shot an 88 on Tuesday afternoon while Ryan Baker carded an 86 which was a three shot improvement from his round one score (89).

Chowan returns to action on October 25th when they compete in the Virginia State University Fall Invitational in Petersburg, Virginia.
pete in the Virginia State University Fall Invitational in Petersburg, Virginia.