Pioneers Finish 10th At The Adams Cup Of Newport

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. – 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.

After being one-over through the first two rounds, Cohen carded an 80 in the final round to place in the top-15. Peter Ballo (Stamford, Conn.) was Sacred Heart's low scorer on Tuesday, posting a 76 to finish the tournament 12-over par and tied for 24th. AJ Correia (Bedford, N.H.) finished the tournament tied for 49th place at 20-over par after carding an 81 in the final round. Sam Barber (North Bay, Ontario) rounded out the Sacred Heart scoring group with an 81 on Tuesday, finishing play with a three-round score of 24-over par.

Sacred Heart finished two strokes behind Connecticut for ninth place. UCF won the tournament with a three-round score of eight-under par, 856, 16 shots clear of second place Bethune-Cookman. Rhode Island finished third, followed by Hartford and Johnson & Wales.

The Pioneers will play in the Hartford Hawk Invitational Sept. 23-24 at Bulls Bridge Golf Club in South Kent, Conn.

 

Final Team Leaderboard (Par 72)

1. UCF                                   -8 (273-292-291-856)

2. Bethune-Cookman          +8 (299-281-292-872)

3. Rhode Island                 +40 (301-294-309-904)

4. Hartford                          +46 (300-293-315-910)

4. Johnson & Wales              +46 (299-304-307-910)

6. Bryant                              +50 (302-296-316-914)

7. Rollins                              +54 (311-299-308-918)

8. Temple                            +56 (309-294-317-920)

9. Connecticut                    +58 (307-295-320-922)

10. Sacred Heart                +60 (306-300-318-924)

11. Saint Joseph's              +74 (309-306-323-938)

12. Fordham                       +76 (317-301-322-940)

13. George Washington      +80 (310-313-321-944)
13. Villanova                       +80 (311-314-319-944)

15. UMass-Lowell                +96 (317-318-325-960)

16. Holy Cross                    +113 (312-326-339-977)

Sacred Heart Individual Results

T14. Jeff Cohen                 +9 (72-73-80-225)

T24. Peter Ballo                 +12 (78-74-76-228)

T49. A.J. Correia                +20 (75-80-81-236)

T62. Sam Barber               +24 (81-78-81-240)

70. Ross Kronberg            +27 (82-75-86-243)