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May 6, 2012

Men's Golf Finishes 6th at NEC's

The Central Connecticut men's golf team finished sixth on the final leader board at the 2012 Northeast Conference Championships.  The Blue Devils (314/304/310/928) shot a third round 310 to conclude the championship tournament.

The three-day, 54-hole tournament was hosted at LPGA International Golf Course in Daytona Beach, FL.  The par-72 course played 6,919 yards long.

Mount St. Mary's (297/303/300/900) topped the leader board after the final round of tournament play.  LIU Brooklyn (314/304//300/918) and Fairleigh Dickinson (301/308/309/918) tied for second place, Sacred Heart (309/300/310/919) sealed fourth place, and Robert Morris (309/312/306/927) rounded out the top-five.

Central placed ahead of seventh place Monmouth (318/309/302/929) by a single stroke.  St. Francis (PA) (305/309/317/931) finished eighth, Wagner (328/328/320/976) ninth, and St. Francis (NY) tenth (345/343/349/1037).

Junior Dan Fanion (75/75/79/229) led the Blue Devils finishing ninth individually.  He shot a 79 on his final 18 of the tournament.  Fanion finished +13 overall and just 10 strokes off of the individual champion.

Finishing in the top-20 was junior William Finnerty (79/78/75/232) who tied for 19th place.  He shot his lowest score on Sunday carding a 75 and his three-round score put him at +16 to par for the tournament.

Freshman Monte Mullen (77/75/80/232) tied with Finnerty for 19th place (+16) and sophomore Daniel Morgan (83/80/77/240) shot his lowest score in round three marking down a 77.  Morgan finished in 37th place individually (+24).  Senior Kevin Josephson (87/76/79/242) placed tied for 41st (+26).

Team Results
1   Mount St. Mary's+36 297 303 300 900
T2   Long Island U-Brklyn+54 314 304 300 918
T2   Fairleigh Dickinson+54 301 308 309 918
4   Sacred Heart+55 309 300 310 919
5   Robert Morris University+63 309 312 306 927
6   Central Conn. St.+64 314 304 310 928
7   Monmouth University+65 318 309 302 929
8   St. Francis-Pennsyl.+67 305 309 317 931
9   Wagner College+112 328 328 320 976
10   St. Francis Coll-NY+173 345 343 349 1037