Nassau CC Captures Farmingdale Invitational with Record Setting Performance
Apr 20, 2007

Farmingdale State College Golf Invitational

Thursday - Friday, April 19-20, 2007

@Bethpage Red Par 70, 6650 yards

Farmingdale, N.Y. - Nassau Community College easily captured the Farmingdale State College Golf Invitational played this past Thursday-Friday at Bethpage State Park's Red Course. Nassau shot a school record 286 on Thursday and posted a 300 on Friday for a two-day total of 586, defeating second place Farmingdale State College (310-318) by 42 strokes.

Nassau CC freshman Colin Dolph won the individual championship shooting two-over par 142 for the Tournament with scores of 70 and 72. Nassau's Juan Sanchez finished second individually (147) while teammate Jonathan Edwards placed third with a total of 148. All five of Nassau players finished in the top six, as Oliver Hudesman (5th place 153) and Matthew Livolsi (tied for 6th place 154) rounded out their impressive team performance.

Second place Farmingdale had three players finish in the top ten, led by sophomore Andrew Schwartz (Commack, N.Y./Commack), who posted rounds of 75 and 77. Junior Kyle Havas (Lindenhurst, N.Y./Lindenhurst) finished tied for 6th after rounds of 75-79 while Senior Ryan Williams (Westbury, N.Y./Clarke) placed 8th with a two-day total of 157 (78-79). St. Joseph's had two players round out the top ten individually, as Chris Manzello (9th place 159) and Mike Keaveny (10th place 161) led the Golden eagles to a third place team finish.


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