Men's Golf Finishes 15th At Navy Spring Invitational; Mount To Host Mount St. Mary's Spring Invitational On Monday

Men's Golf Finishes 15th At Navy Spring Invitational; Mount To Host Mount St. Mary's Spring Invitational On Monday

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Tonny Aizpun (Barcelona, Spain/Lycee Francais De Barcelone) finished 48th to lead the Mount St. Mary's men's golf team to a 15th-place standing at the Navy Spring Invitational on Sunday.

Aizpun posted a 77 in the first round for his second-best collegiate round and then registered an 82 in the final round to finish with a 159 in 48th place, 15 strokes behind the medalist.

Kevin Ellison (Harrisburg, Pa./Bishop McDevitt) (55th place, 160), Ray Hyre (Bowie, Md./Bowie) (68th place, 162), Andrew Lawton (Severna Park, Md./Mount St. Joseph) (96th place, 171) and Dan Michalek (Mount Airy, Md./Mount St. Joseph) (103rd place, 175) rounded out the Mount's competitors.

TCU won the two-day event with a total of 586, 11 strokes ahead of Columbia (597), who came into the final round tied with TCU for the lead. Lafayette (610), Rhode Island (611) and Navy (611) rounded out the Top-5 teams. The Mountaineers finished 15th after posting a 335 in the first round and a 312 in the second round for a total of 647.

Mount St. Mary's returns to action on Monday when it hosts the Mount St. Mary's Spring Invitational at the Quail Valley Golf Course in Littlestown, Pa. The event will be 36 holes on Monday and a final round of 18 on Tuesday. Along with two teams from the Mount, Robert Morris, Saint Peter's, Wagner, Fairfield, Fordham, Rider, Monmouth and UMES will also participate in the Mountaineers spring home tournament. Robert Morris won the event last year.