Men's Golf Report (Week 2) - Franklin Captures RHIT Invitational Title

Men's Golf Report (Week 2) - Franklin Captures RHIT Invitational Title

GREENWOOD, IN - Franklin College's men's golf team led the five competing HCAC schools at the Rose-Hulman Invitational with a first place finish this past weekend.  The Grizzlies finished five strokes ahead of Mount St. Joseph University in the team standings.

Franklin finished the 36-hole tournament, held at Hulman Links Golf Course, with a score of 610. Sophomore Sam Godby (Lebanon, Ind./H.S.) led the Grizzlies at the tournament, firing rounds of 74 and 75 to finish two strokes behind the medalist.

Rose-Hulman's Sanders Park (Alpharetta, Ga./Milton) captured medalist honors at the event, carding rounds of 75 and 72.  His efforts led the host Engineers to a fourth place finish among the 10 schools.

Mount St. Joseph finished second in the team standings. Junior Jason Sawyer (Findlay, Ohio/Van Buren) finished fifth in the individual standings with rounds of 76 and 75.

Hanover College carded a seventh place finish at the 10-team event with a total of 649, while Manchester University finished ninth (683). 

Anderson, Defiance, Manchester and Mount St. Joseph will be in action this weekend.

For Current HCAC Men's Golf Stats, click here