Kane finishes second in third straight win

Alex Kane  2013 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Alex Kane 2013 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

ABBOTTSTOWN, Pa. – For the third straight invitational, McDaniel's men's golf team posted the low score. On Saturday, it was a 12-stroke victory in the Gettysburg Spring Invitational at The Bridges Golf Club.

The Green Terror combined to card a round of 310 behind a trio of 76s. Dickinson was second with a round of 322.

Alex Kane (Danvers, Mass./Masconoment Regional) was awarded second place on tiebreakers. In total, five players tied for the low round with a score of 76. Penn State-Harrisburg's Tyler Shank was awarded the individual crown on the third handicap hole.

Mike Filler (Baltimore, Md./Open Bible Christian Academy) and Steven Tanen (Laurel Hallow, N.Y./Cold Spring Harbor) matched Kane, carding a round of 76. Tanen did it playing as an individual.

James Lillie (Garret Park, Md./Walter Johnson) and Cody Mewhirter (Hampstead, Md./North Carroll) each posted scores of 79 to finish tied for eighth.

Brian Norwitz (Germantown, Md./Northwest) rounded out the McDaniel competitors in 15th place with a round of 81.

The Green Terror returns to The Bridges next weekend, hosting its own 18-team spring invitational on Saturday and Sunday. Tee times both days begin at 8:30 a.m.

Team Scores: 1. McDaniel 310, 2. Dickinson 322, 3. York (Pa.) 324, 4. Gettysburg "B" 326, 5. Penn State-Harrisburg 331, 6T. Gettysburg "A" 332, 6T. Moravian 332, 8. DeSales 340, 9. Elizabethtown 347, 10. Keystone 357, 11. Widener 362, 12. Rosemont 463.

McDaniel Results: 2. Alex Kane 76, 4T. Mike Filler 76, 8T. James Lillie 79, 8T. Cody Mewhirter 79, 15T. Brian Norwitz 81.

McDaniel Individual: 4T. Steven Tanen 76.