Johnson Three Shots Outside Top Eight, Purple Knights Finish Opening Day of Post Invite

Johnson Three Shots Outside Top Eight, Purple Knights Finish Opening Day of Post Invite

WATERTOWN, Conn. - Junior Matt Johnson (Sudbury, Mass./Lincoln-Sudbury Regional) was three strokes outside the top eight for the Saint Michael's College men's golf team on day one of the two-day Post University Eagles Invitational on Monday at the Watertown Golf Club.

TEAM RESULTS

  • Saint Michael's finished the opening day 11th out of 11 schools with 331 shots, within five strokes of 10th-place Goldey-Beacom (Del.) College.

SAINT MICHAEL'S LEADERS

  • Junior Matt Johnson (Sudbury, Mass./Lincoln-Sudbury Regional)
    • 6-over 77, tied for 27th
    • 27th career round in the 70s
    • 3 strokes outside top 8
  • Senior David Boardman (Pelham, N.H./Pelham)
    • 83, tied for 55th
  • Sophomore Connor Morse (Westford, Mass./Kimball Union Academy)
    • 83, tied for 55th
  • First-year Will Coontz (Pasadena, Calif./Saint Francis)
    • 88, tied for 63rd
    • College debut
  • First-year Owen O'Malley (Marshfield, Mass./Marshfield)
    • 88, tied for 63rd

NEXT SAINT MICHAEL'S MEET

  • Tomorrow's day two action begins at 8 a.m.