Oct. 17, 2016
Beallsville, Md. -
Hoya Invie Day1
The Georgetown University men's golf team fired a 7-under par 277 in the second round and stands in second place among 12 teams after the first day of play at the 32nd Annual Georgetown Intercollegiate, being held at Four Streams in Beallsville, Md.
After two rounds and 36 holes, Notre Dame leads the field at 8-under par 560, including a tournament-best 8-under par 276 in the second round. The Hoyas are in second place at 4-under par 564, four shots off the pace. Eastern Michigan is in third place at 1-under par 567, while DePaul and Princeton are tied for fourth place with scores of 9-over par 577. The field of teams played under sunny skies with unseasonably warm weather, as temperatures reached the mid-80s.
Georgetown junior Sam Madsen (Madison, Wis./Edgewood) fired a 4-under par 67 in the second round and is tied for third place in the field of 67 golfers at 4-under par 138. He shot an even-par 71 in the opening round.
The Hoyas have two other golfers in the top-20 overall, with junior Cole Berman (Philadelphia, Pa./The Haverford School) tied for 11th place at 1-under par 141 and senior Andrew Rudy (San Diego, Calif./Torrey Pines) tied for 17th with a 2-over par 144. Berman fired a 3-under par 68 in the opening round and finished with a 2-over par 73, while Rudy followed a 4-over par 75 with a 2-under par 69.
Junior Jack Musgrave (Charleston, Ind./Andrean) is tied for 22nd place at 1-over par 145, with a 3-under par 68 in the second round, and freshman Hardin Council (High Point, N.C./Westchester Country Day) is tied for 34th place at 6-over par 148.
The Hoyas have four players competing as individuals. Senior Austin Rendell (Winnetka, Ill./New Trier) is tied for 11th place at 1-under par 141 after posting scores of even par 71 and 1-under par 70, respectively. Patrick DiPasquale and sophomore Anthony Perino (Concord, N.C./The Canon School) are tied for 17th place with scores of 2-over par 144, with Perino firing a 4-under par 67 in the second round. Sophomore Kevin Jackson (Atlanta, Ga./Marist School) is tied for 57th place at 15-over par 157.
The final round of play will be held on Tuesday, with teams teeing off at 8:30 a.m.