2013-14 Men's Golf News

April 16, 2014
Peter Ballo Earns Second Consecutive NEC Men’s Golfer Of The Week Honor
Peter Ballo was named the Northeast Conference Men’s Golfer of the Week on Wednesday after winning his second consecutive individual title last weekend at the D-I New England Championship.

April 13, 2014
Men’s Golf Finishes Third at D-I New England Championship, Ballo Wins Individual Title
Peter Ballo (Stamford, Conn.) held off a charge from Hartford’s Evan Russell to win the individual title at the D-I New England Championship Sunday at Mohegan Sun Country Club, finishing the tournament at nine-under and winning by one stroke.

April 12, 2014
Ballo Fires a 65 To Take Lead At D-I New England Championships, Pioneers in Second Place
Peter Ballo (Stamford, Conn.) took the course at Mohegan Sun Country Club by storm on Saturday, carding a seven-under 65 to take the lead at the D-I New England Championships. Sacred Heart, as a team, is in second place after the first round.

April 9, 2014
Peter Ballo Named NEC Men’s Golfer of the Week
Sacred Heart men’s golfer Peter Ballo (Stamford, Conn.) was named the Northeast Conference Men’s Golfer of the Week on Wednesday after winning the individual title at last weekend’s Rhody Invitational.

April 6, 2014
Peter Ballo Wins Individual Title At Rhody Invitational, Pioneers Finish Second
Peter Ballo (Stamford, Conn.) held on to his first round lead to win the individual title at the Rhody Invitational Sunday at Green Valley Country Club. Ballo carded a three-over 74 on Sunday to win the title by one stroke over Joseph Leavitt of Rhode Island.

April 5, 2014
Men’s Golf Leads After First Round Of Rhody Invitational
Led by an even-par round of 71 from Peter Ballo (Stamford, Conn.), the Sacred Heart men’s golf team took a first round lead Saturday at the Rhody Invitational at Green Valley Country Club. The Pioneers lead Bryant and Williams by two strokes heading into Sunday’s final round.

April 1, 2014
Will Smittle Finishes In Top 10, Pioneers Place Eighth At Whiting-Turner Towson Invitational
Led by a top-10 finish by Will Smittle (Scarsdale, N.Y.), the Sacred Heart men’s golf team finished eighth in the Whiting-Turner Towson Invitational at Prospect Bay Country Club.

March 31, 2014
Men’s Golf Tied For Fifth After First Round Of Whiting-Turner Towson Invitational
After rain washed out Sunday’s opening round of the Whiting-Turner Towson Invitational, the Sacred Heart men’s golf team finished Monday’s round tied for fifth at Hogs Neck Golf Course.

March 11, 2014
Pioneers Finish Fifth At Lonnie Barton Invitational
The Sacred Heart men’s golf team wrapped up its opening tournament of the spring on Tuesday with a fifth-place finish at the Lonnie Barton Invitational at the LPGA International Champions Course. Ross Kronberg (New Canaan, Conn.) was the Pioneers’ top team scorer, placing tied for 12th overall.

March 10, 2014
Men’s Golf Opens 2014 Spring Season Tied For Fourth After First Round of Lonnie Barton Invitational
The Sacred Heart men’s golf team opened its spring season Monday with the first round of the Lonnie Barton Invitational at the LPGA International Champions Course.

February 17, 2014
Men’s Golf Picked Fifth In NEC Preseason Coaches’ Poll
The Sacred Heart men’s golf team has been picked to finish tied for fifth in the 2-14 Northeast Conference Coaches’ Poll, released on Monday. The Pioneers shared the fifth spot with Robert Morris, with both teams receiving a first-place vote.

October 15, 2013
Pioneers Place 12th At Connecticut Cup
After its best team round of the Connecticut Cup Tuesday at Ellington Ridge Country Club, the Sacred Heart men’s golf team finished the tournament in 12th place.

October 14, 2013
Men’s Golf In 11th Place After Opening Round of Connecticut Cup
The Sacred Heart men’s golf team finished the first round of the Connecticut Cup at Ellington Ridge Country Club in 11th place on Monday.

September 24, 2013
Men’s Golf Finishes Hartford Hawk Invitational In Seventh Place
Led by a pair of top-20 finishes by Peter Ballo (Stamford, Conn.) and Will Smittle (Scarsdale, N.Y.), the Sacred Heart men’s golf team wrapped up the Hartford Hawk Invitational Tuesday in seventh place.

September 23, 2013
Pioneers In 10th After First Day Of Hartford Hawk Invitational
The Sacred Heart men’s golf team wrapped up the first day of the Hartford Hawk Invitational at Bull’s Bridge Golf Club in 10th place Monday. Redshirt-Junior Peter Ballo (Stamford, Conn.) was the Pioneers’ low scorer through the first 36 holes, placing in a tie for 21st after a pair of three-over 75s.

September 17, 2013
Pioneers Finish 10th At The Adams Cup Of Newport
The Sacred Heart men’s golf team wrapped up play at The Adams Cup of Newport on Tuesday, finishing in 10th place at Newport National Golf Club. Junior Jeff Cohen (Windham, N.H.) was the Pioneers’ top finisher in the tournament, placing tied for 14th with a three-round score of +9.

September 16, 2013
Men’s Golf In Ninth After First Two Rounds Of The Adams Cup
The Sacred Heart men’s golf team is in ninth place after the first two rounds of The Adams Cup of Newport Monday at Newport National Golf Club.

September 9, 2013
Ballo Finishes Second at CCSU Fall Invitational; Pioneers Place Fourth
Redshirt-Junior Peter Ballo (Stamford, Conn.) fired a final round one-under 69 on Monday to finish second individually at the CCSU Blue Devils Fall Invitational at Wintonbury Hills Golf Course.

September 8, 2013
Men’s Golf Tied For 2nd After Opening Round Of CCSU Invitational
The Sacred Heart men’s golf team opened its 2013-14 season on Sunday with the opening round of the CCSU Blue Devils Fall Invitational at Wintonbury Hills Golf Course. The Pioneers finished the day in a tie for second place with a team score of +15.

August 14, 2013
Pete Ballo Cards A 75 In Second Round Of U.S. Amateur Championship
Sacred Heart men's golfer Peter Ballo (Stamford, Conn.) cut a stroke from his first round score Tuesday at the U.S. Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass. Ballo carded a 75, giving him a two-round score of 151.

August 12, 2013
Ballo Completes First Round of U.S. Amateur Championship
Sacred Heart men’s golfer Peter Ballo (Stamford, Conn.) carded a first round 76 at the U.S. Amateur Championship at Charles River Country Club in Newton, Mass.

July 27, 2013
Men’s Golfer Peter Ballo Qualifies For 2013 U.S. Amateur Golf Championship
Sacred Heart men’s golfer Peter Ballo (Stamford, Conn.) qualified for the 2013 U.S. Amateur Golf Championship on Friday after carding a four-under 138 over 36 holes at Shorehaven Golf Club.

June 28, 2013
Pete Ballo Finishes as Runner-Up at Connecticut Amateur Championship
Sacred Heart men’s golfer Pete Ballo (Stamford, Conn.) reached the final match of the 111th Connecticut Amateur Championship last week, held at New Haven Country Club. Ballo reached the final 36-hole match but fell 3 and 1.