Golf Kicks Off Spring With Opening Day of UMass Dartmouth Hampton Inn Invitational

Golf Kicks Off Spring With Opening Day of UMass Dartmouth Hampton Inn Invitational

North Dartmouth, Mass. - April 7, 2017 - The Springfield College golf team kicked off the spring portion of its schedule by competing in the opening round of the UMass Dartmouth Hampton Inn Invitational on Friday afternoon at Allendale Country Club.

Springfield is currently in 12th place out of 17 teams in the field after totaling 341 strokes as a team.  Babson and Tufts are tied for first with 310 strokes.

Michael Strong (Newington, Conn.) had Springfield's best score of the day and carded an 82, while both Doug Shane (Hamden, Conn.) and Greg Allen (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.) finished with rounds of 86.  Freshman Matt Gazaille (Palmer, Mass.) closely followed with an 87, and Travis Price (Reading, Mass.) rounded out the scoring with an 88.