The Central Connecticut men's golf team shot a third round team scored of 292, matching the best score of the entire round by any team, and climbed four spots to finish in fifth place at the UConn Cup held at Ellington Ridge Country Club on Tuesday. The Blue Devils shot a three-round score of 897 (307-298-292) to finish in the top-five. The third round was completed on Tuesday.
Senior Monte Mullen shot a three round score of 219 (+3) to finish in a tie for seventh place overall.
The Blue Devils shot nine strokes better in round two than they did in round one, and then bettered their second round by six more strokes on Tuesday. They were 11th after the first round, ninth after the second and finished in fifth after the final round.
Sophomore Matt Hills fired an even par round of 72 on Tuesday to finish at 225 (+9) for the tournament in a tie for 22nd place. his 72 was the best round of the day for the Blue Devils. Freshman Brandon Raine shot 73, as did junior Jack Ayers. Raine finished at 227 (+11) in a tie for 34th place. Ayers finished at 228 (+12) in a tie for 42nd. Junior Connor Murphy finished at 242 after a round of 74 on Tuesday. He was in a tie for 80th place overall. He improved to 12 strokes from his first round score of 86.
Playing as an individual sophomore Matthew Mahlke shot 81-79-78 to finish at 238 (+22) in a tie for 76th place overall.
May 13, 2015 Mullen Named All-Conference
May 2, 2015 Mullen Tied for 3rd, Men's Golf 6th at NECs
May 1, 2015 Blue Devils in 7th After Day One at NEC's
April 12, 2015 Mullen Ties for Sixth at TDID Collegiate
April 6, 2015 Hills First, Blue Devils Third at Lafayette on Monday
April 5, 2015 Men's Golf Tied for First at Lafayette
April 1, 2015 Mullen Named NEC Golfer of the Week
March 31, 2015 Mullen Finishes Third at Wildcat Invitational
March 30, 2015 Men's Golf Tied for Seventh at Wildcat Invitational
March 10, 2015 Men's Golf Finishes Third at Lonnie Barton Invitational
March 9, 2015 Men's Golf in Second at Lonnie Barton Invitational
February 16, 2015 Men's Golf Picked Fourth in NEC Coaches Poll
October 27, 2014 Hills Wins NEIGA Division I Individual Title
October 26, 2014 Men's Golf Fourth After Day One at NEIGA
October 14, 2014 Men's Golf Climbs to Fifth at UConn Cup
October 13, 2014 Men's Golf Moves to 9th After Second Round at UConn
September 27, 2014 Men's Golf Vaults to 4th at Tuxedo Invitational
September 26, 2014 Men's Golf Climbs to 7th at Tuxedo Invitational
September 13, 2014 Men's Golf Finishes Play at St. John's
September 8, 2014 Men's Golf Finishes T7th at CCSU Fall Invite
September 7, 2014 Men's Golf Tied for Sixth at CCSU Fall Invite
September 1, 2014 Men's Golf T4th, Mullen T2nd at Turning Stone
August 31, 2014 Mullen Fourth, Blue Devils Fifth at Turningstone