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Fosdick One Stroke Off the Pace as Men's Golf Places Sixth at Season Opening Tournament

Fosdick One Stroke Off the Pace as Men's Golf Places Sixth at Season Opening Tournament

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – Freshman Chris Fosdick shot a one-under 69 in Round Three of the 2019 Doc Gimmler Men's Golf Classic, leading the Florida Southern Moccasins to a sixth place finish. Fosdick tied for fifth place individually, just one stroke behind the leaders.

The U.S. Naval Academy won the team championship with a combined score of 834, -6, in the two-day, three-round event. Yale finished second at 843 (+3), followed by Lafayette (844, +4), Rhode Island (848, +8) St. Peter's (854, +14), and Florida Southern (859, +19). In all, 12 of the 14 teams participating were NCAA Division I programs.

Fosdick went 69-70-68 in his three rounds for a total of 207 strokes. Sophomore Johnny Tucker was the second best Moc on the weekend, tieing for 44rd place with 218 strokes (74-71-73). One stroke behind him were senior Chase Ibbotson (74-74-71) and redshirt-freshman Adam Alvarez (72-77-70). Sophomore Max Coutsolioutsos posted a 72 today, his best round of the event, to place in a tie for 37th at 220, +10.

The Mocs will return south for next week's event, the Cougar Invitational, hosted by Columbus (Ga.) State at the Country Club of Columbus.