ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Greg Bowman (Catonsville, Md./Catonsville) finished tied for fourth to lead McDaniel to a second-place finish at the prestigious Fred B. Kravetz Invitational in men's golf action on Friday and Saturday.
Playing for the second straight year and third time overall in the 14th annual event that features its second round at Oak Hill Country Club, the Green Terror matched its best placefinish with a two-day score of 637. The Green Terror shot a round of 311 on Friday at Irondequoit to sit tied for third before carding a round of 326 at Oak Hill on Saturday to overcome a six-shot deficit to Centennial Conference (CC)-foe Franklin & Marshall and match the Diplomats for second place.
Nebraska Wesleyan won the exclusive six-team tournament with a two-day score of 631, including a 327 at Oak Hill – one shot behind McDaniel, which had the low round of the day on the three-time U.S. Open course.
Bowman carded two rounds in the 70s, posting a 77 on Friday and a 79 on Saturday to finish with a two-day score of 156.
Cody Mewhirter (Hampstead, Md./North Carroll) added a top-10 finish with a 36-hole score of 159. He posted a round of 78 in the opening round before turning in a round of 81 on Saturday.
James Lillie (Garret Park, Md./Walter Johnson) registered a score of 162 to finish tied for 12th. The freshman shot a 78 on Friday and an 84 in the second round.
Logan Connaughton (Matawan, N.J./Matawan Regional) finished tied for 16th with a score of 163, finishing Friday with a round of 81 and Saturday with a card that read 82.
Kyle Chittim (Annapolis, Md./Broadneck) fired a 168 to finish tied for 25th, including a 78 on Friday.
The Green Terror returns to action at the CC Championship at Blue Ridge Golf Club on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Tee times on Friday begin at 10 a.m.
Team Scores: 1. Nebraska Wesleyan 631 (304-327), 2T. McDaniel 637 (311-326), 2T. Franklin & Marshall 637 (305-332), 4. Carnegie Mellon 640 (311-329), 5. Rochester 643 (313-330), 6. New York University 673 (321-352).
McDaniel Results: 4T. Greg Bowman 156 (73-83), 9. Cody Mewhirter 159 (78-81), 12T. James Lillie 162 (78-84), 16T. Logan Connaughton 163 (81-82), 25T. Kyle Chittim 168 (78-90).