Men’s Golf In 11th Place After Opening Round of Connecticut Cup

ELLINGTON, Conn. – 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.

Ross Kronberg (New Canaan, Conn.) was the Pioneers' low scorer for the round, posting a three-over 75 to put him in a tie for 16th individually. Sam Barber (North Bay, Ontario) and Dominic Formato (Queens, N.Y.) each carded 78s on Monday. Will Smittle (Scarsdale, N.Y.) rounded out the Sacred Heart scoring group on Monday with a round of 80.

As a team, Sacred Heart finished the day with a team score of 310. The Pioneers are one shot behind Central Connecticut and Siena for ninth. Hartford leads the team competition by two strokes over Connecticut, with Rhode Island, Bryant, and Colgate rounding out the top-five.

Darkness halted Monday's second round. The second round will be finished Tuesday morning before the final round.

Sacred Heart Individual Results (Par 72)

T16. Ross Kronberg         75 (+3)

T46. Sam Barber               78 (+6)

T46. Dominic Formato    78 (+6)

T56. Will Smittle                79 (+7)

T65. Jeff Cohen                 80 (+8)

 

Team Leaderboard

1. Hartford                          293 (+5)

2. Connecticut                   295 (+7)

3. Rhode Island                 299 (+11)

4. Bryant                              300 (+12)

4. Colgate                            300 (+12)

6. Adelphi                            301 (+13)

7. Saint Peter's                  307 (+19)

8. Iona                                  308 (+20)

9. Central Connecticut   309 (+21)

9. Siena                              309 (+21)

11. Sacred Heart               310 (+22)

12. LIU Brooklyn               311 (+23)

13. Fairfield                         315 (+27)

14. UMass Lowell             319 (+31)

15. Trinity (Conn.)            320 (+32)
16. Post                             325 (+37)

17. AIC                                  326 (+38)