Rams Defeat St. Joe's in Dual Match

Scott Sessions
Scott Sessions

Bethpage State Park - Blue Course

Par 72 - 6,638 Yards

Friday, April 11th, 2014

Weather - 60 Degrees, Sunny

Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's golf team a shot 9-over par 297 and defeated St. Joseph's by 15 shots in a dual match at the Bethpage State Park - Blue Course this afternoon.

The Rams had three players card rounds of 73 today: sophomore Scott Sessions (Pleasantville, N.Y.), senior Rich Kelly (Oceanside, N.Y.) and junior Matt Pollock (Northport, N.Y.). Freshman Sam Riva (Cadrezzate, Italy) shot a 6-over par 78 this afternoon for Farmingdale State.

The Golden Eagles were led by Christian Bleck (76), Zac Campanelli (77) and John Melandro (79).

Sessions, Kelly and Pollock went to a sudden death playoff for individual medalist honors beginning on the par 4 10th hole. Pollock made a bogey, while Sessions and Kelly advanced with pars. On the second playoff hole (par 4 9th hole), Sessions made a birdie three and Kelly carded a par four.

Final Scores:

Farmingdale State

Scott Sessions - 73

Rich Kelly - 73

Matt Pollock - 73

Sam Riva - 78

Adam Larkin - 81

Chris Brosi - 82

St. Joseph's

Christian Bleck - 76

Zac Campanelli - 77

John Melandro - 79

Robbie Bray - 80

Sean Sanders - 87

Ken Ortiz - 87


The Rams next will travel to Island Hills Country Club for the Long Island Intercollegiate Championship hosted by St. Joseph's College on Thursday, April 17th and Friday, April 18th.