Kezer, Ryan pace MCLA Golf to 5th place showing at Elms

Kezer, Ryan pace MCLA Golf to 5th place showing at Elms

Elms College Results

Chicopee, MA- MCLA's Joe Kezer and Jack Ryan each shot 79 to pace the Trailblazers to a 5th place showing at the Elms College Invitational.  The 79's were good enough for 10th place individually.  MCLA shot a solid 322 at Westover Golf Club.  Sean Cota shot an 80, while Shane Ortega finished with 84

Elms College sophomore Henry Fall (Harpswell, Maine) earned individual medalist honors with a two-over-par 74 and the Blazers' Green team shot 310 as a team to win Wednesday's Blazers men's golf invitational at Westover Golf Course.

Elms' Green squad notched a team score of 310 to lead the field of 14 teams, followed by Westfield State University's A team (314) and Rhode Island College (316) in second and third place respectively.

Anna Maria College (319), Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA) (322), Sage Colleges (323), Westfield State B (334), Becker College (339), Newbury College (342), Franklin Pierce University (355), Daniel Webster College (359), Emmanuel College (365), Elms Gold (390) and Mitchell College (421) rounded out the field.

Fall was one-over-par on both nines en route to his 74 to finish first overall in the 68-player field, while Anna Maria's Shaun Frigon shot 37 on the front nine and 38 on the back nine to come in one stroke behind Fall and notch second place honors. Blazers' sophomore Kyle Simard (Thorndike, Mass.) was two strokes off the leader and finished third overall with a score of 76.

MCLA will compete in the two-day Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Championship on Saturday, Oct. 1 and Sunday Oct. 2 with tee-time set for 9:00 a.m. each day.