McDaniel finishes fifth at Gettysburg Fall Invitational

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Freshman Jeff Smith (Elkridge, Md./Cardinal Gibbons) carded a 78 to lead McDaniel to a fifth-place finish at the Gettysburg Fall Invitational in men’s golf action on Tuesday.

            The Green Terror, traveling with its B-team after the top five finished sixth at the primarily Division II Vulcan Invitational on Sunday and Monday, combined to fire a 328. York (Pa.) won the 11-team tournament with a round of 303.
            Conor O’Malille (Frederick, Md./Gonzaga) finished with a round of 82 while Taylor Massie (Southington, Conn./St. Paul Catholic) fired an 83.
            Chris Merrill (Kingsville, Md./Fallston) shot an 85 while Chris Nelson (Crofton, Md./Arundel) carded a 91.
            McDaniel returns to action at the Shark Invitational, a primarily Division I and II tournament hosted by Nova Southeastern, at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., on Monday and Tuesday.
Team Scores: 1. York (Pa.) 303, 2. Muhlenberg 308, 3. Elmira 315, 4. Gettysburg 318, 5. McDaniel 328, 6. Messiah 329, 7. Keystone 336, 8. Marymount 342, 9. Gettysburg “B” 347, 10. Hobart 349, 11. Lebanon Valley 352
McDaniel Results: 9T. Jeff Smith 78, 23T. Conor O’Maille 82, 27T. Taylor Massie 83, 34T. Chris Merrill 85, 51. Chris Nelson 91.