April 28, 2013
WASHINGTON - The Georgetown University men's golf team finished its first round of the 2013 BIG EAST Men's Golf Championship in 10th place after firing an 11-over par, 299. Leading the event held at Reunion Resort and Club in Orlando, Fla. is Notre Dame at 288. The Irish are followed by South Florida (290) and Marquette (292).
David Tape of Cincinnati had the best opening round with a 3-under 69. Four golfers are tied for second with 2-under 70s. Georgetown's top finishers on the day were sophomore Greg Podufal (Erie, Pa./Cathedral Prep) and freshman Raleigh Chapin (Doylestown, Pa./New Hope Solebury), who each shot a 2-over par 74 and are tied for 19th.
Freshman Matthew Moosavian (Westerville, Ohio/St. Charles Prep), playing just his second competition of the spring season, fired a 3-over 75 and is tied for 27th.
Georgetown's two seniors, Justin Edwards (Westlake Village, Calif./Westlake Village) and Curtis Loop (New Canaan, Conn./New Canaan), shot 76 and 77 respectively. Edwards is in a tie for 34th and Loop is tied for 42nd.
Georgetown tees off the second round on Monday, April 29, at 8 a.m. The Hoyas will be paired with Rutgers and Seton Hall. Team standings will determine tee times in the third and final round on Tuesday, April 30. For all the latest information on the BIG EAST Men's Golf Championship visit: