April 27, 2008
BETHLEHEM, Pa. - The Holy Cross men's golf team finished in fourth place out of seven teams at the Patriot League Championship at the Saucon Valley Country Club. The Crusaders had a three-round score of 962, while Navy won the title with a score of 925. Navy's Erich Schoen was the individual medalist with a three-round total of 223 strokes. Holy Cross' fourth place finish marks the best finish by Holy Cross in the history of the tournament which began in 1991.
Seniors Matt Czarnecki (Greenwich, Conn.) and Ryan Kenny (Medford, Mass.) led Holy Cross as they each had a score of 236 and tied for seventh place. They were each named to the All-Patriot League Second Team. Freshman James Widman (Middlebury, Conn.) tied for 25th with a three-round score of 249, while senior Joe Hajjar (Mahwah, N.J.) tied for 30th with a 251.
The 2007-2008 season is now complete for the Crusaders.