Sam Madsen leads Hoya individuals in ninth place overall
Sam Madsen tied for fourth place with 18 holes left to play
Hoyas look to build on fourth place finish from last season
Sam Madsen tied for second individually at even par
Madsen turns in best collegiate finish at Penn State
Are You Smarter Than a Freshman? Men's Golf
Georgetown competing in the second day at the BIG EAST Men's Golf Championship at Callawassie Island Golf Club.
Day one at the 2015 BIG EAST Men's Golf Championships at the Callawassie Island Golf Club in Okatie, S.C.
The 29th Annual Georgetown Intercollegiate began on October 21 at The Members Club at Four Streams in Beallsville, Md.
2012-13: Played in all five fall tournaments and shot a three round low of 215 at the Cobra PUMA Invitational, placing 15th...Finished in a tie at 11th in the Georgetown Intercollegiate with a 217...Tied for 40th with a 224 at the Golfweek Program Challenge and tied for 46th at the Donald Ross Intercollegiate (223)...Shot a two round total of 148 at the Cardinal Intercollegiate...Won the 112th West Penn Amateur in Erie, Pa. over the summer shooting a 3-under par 207.
2011-12: Appeared in all 10 tournaments as a freshman...Ranked fourth on the team in low average with a 74.69 stroke average on 29 rounds played...Over 84% of his rounds counted during the season (24.5-of-29)...On average was 5.0 strokes off the lead, placing fifth on the team...Shot season lows at the Maryland Intercollegiate and the Princeton Invitational firing a 215 at both and placing in a tied for 24th and ninth respectively...Tied for 26th at the BIG EAST Championship closing the year with an eight-over 224...Tied for 31st at the Fighting Irish Gridiron Classic (224) and tied for 46th at the Xavier Invitational (229)...Finished seven-over at the Georgetown Intercollegiate (220) and tied for 11th and tied for 32nd at the Bearcat Invitational (223)...Shot a 230 at the Wildcat Invitational tying for 23rd and placed in a tie for 62nd and 63rd at the Navy Spring Invitational and C&F Bank Intercollegiate, respectively.
High School: Lettered four years at Erie Cathedral Prep ... Co-captained the team as a senior ... Named the team MVP junior and senior years ... 2010 District 10 player of the year ... 2-time individual District 10 champion ... Medalist at 2010 Pine Needles Invitational ... Finished top-10 three times in AJGA tournaments ... Member of National Honors Society.
Personal: Born June 26, 1992 in Cleveland, Ohio ... Son of Ed and Chris Podufal ... Has one sister, Sarah, and one brother, Ryan ... Student in the McDonough School of Business, majoring in finance.