April 5, 2011
Crusaders Set For New England Division I Golf Championship
Scoredboard: T-8th of 10 at Yale Spring Open, New Haven, Conn., 4/2
Schedule: Saturday-Sunday, April 9-10, at New England Division I Championships, Newport, R.I.
- The Holy Cross men's golf team continues its spring competition this weekend, competing in the New England Division I Golf Championship, held from April 9-10. The tournament will be held at the Newport National Golf Club in Newport, R.I.
- Holy Cross finished sixth of 12 at last year's championship and were paced by senior Colin Andrade (Assonet, Mass.) who posted a career-low round of 68 in the second round and finished 10th individually. Sophomore Steve Zychowski (Mendham, N.J.) followed in 11th place while fellow sophomore Michael McCarthy (Tolland, Conn.) tied for 18th.
- Connecticut took home the championship crown with a team score of 586 as team member Adam Vaccari tied for first in the individual standings with a two-round score of 144. Hartford's Maki Kobayashi also shot a 144 to earn a piece of the individual title
- Zychowski took home a share of the Yale Spring Opener's individual title this past Saturday, becoming the third Crusader to place first at an event this season. He has now led the team in its last two events and has three top-10 finishes this season.