Oct. 23, 2012
BEALLSVILLE, Md. - University of Toledo was crowned the 28th annual Georgetown Intercollegiate men's golf tournament champion after shooting a three round total of 863. The tournament was played at The Members Club at Four Streams in Beallsville, Md. The top individual performer was Toledo's Chris Selfridge, who carded a 208 (69-70-69). Georgetown placed ninth in the tournament with an 885.
Finishing in second place on the par 71, 6,952 yard course was Notre Dame, two strokes (865) off Toledo. Following Notre Dame in order of finish were: Penn State (871), Xavier (872), Michigan State (878), William & Mary (879), Eastern Michigan (881), West Florida (881), Georgetown (885), Miami (Ohio) (890), DePaul (895) and St. Joseph's (926).
It was a battle for the top individual finisher as champion Selfridge squeezed by Eastern Michigan's Brian Churchill Smith's 209 by one stroke. Two other golfers finished the tournament under par, third place finisher Jeremy Wells of William and Mary (211, 2-under) and fourth place Juan Miguel Heredia of West Florida (212, 1-under).
Georgetown's Greg Podufal (Erie, Pa./Catholic Prep) recorded the low total for the Hoyas, carding a 217 (69-78-70). He shot two of his three rounds under par and tied for 11th overall. Brad Cadigan (South Weymouth, Mass./Boston College H.S.), who was even with Podufal after two rounds, finished in tie at 20th with a 220 (75-72-73).
Tying for 42nd overall was Hoya Raleigh Chapin (Doylestown, Pa./New Hope Solebury) with a three round total of 226 (72-79-75) . After a tough opening round GU's Justin Edwards (Westlake Village, Calif./Westlake Village) tied for 48th overall at 227 (81-72-74). Charlie vonArentschildt (Scottsdale, Ariz./Deerfield Academy) placed in a tie for 54th with a 230 (79-77-74).
Finishing the full three rounds as individuals for Georgetown were Matthew Moosavian (Westerville, Ohio/St. Charles Prep) (72-71-77 - 20th overall), Ed McCrossen (Philadelphia, Pa./Chestnut Hill Academy) (76-72-77 - T-38th overall) and Ryan Harpster (Glen Ridge, N.J./Delbarton) (80-81-78 - 65th overall). Also playing as individuals for the Hoyas were Curtis Loop (New Canaan, Conn./New Canaan) and Brian Tohir (New Canaan, Conn./New Canaan).
The Georgetown Intercollegiate concludes Georgetown's fall men's golf season.