Vance finishes third to lead way to Glenmaura title

Vance finishes third to lead way to Glenmaura title

MOOSIC, Pa. – Brandon Vance (Worcester, Md./Methacton) fired a one-over par 143 to lead McDaniel to the team championship at the Glenmaura National Collegiate Invitational in men's golf action on Sunday and Monday.

The Green Terror held a two-shot lead after the first 18 holes with a round of 292 before firing a round of 300 on Monday to edge Rosemont, 592-595.

Vance finished third individually with a round of 72 on Sunday and an even-par 71 over the final 18 holes.

Christian Garruppo (Hilton Head, S.C./Hilton Head Prep) posted an even-par 71 over the first round before posting a round of 75 on Monday to finish sixth with a score of 146.

Brian Norwitz (Germantown, Md./Northwest) finished eighth overall with a score of 147. He posted a 73 for the first round and a 74 over the final 18.

Kevin Keane (Bethesda, Md./Walt Whitman) placed 25th overall with a score of 156, carding round of 76 and 80, respectively.

Shawn MacBurnie (Beverly, Mass./St. Mary's Lynn) finished 32nd overall with a score of 161. He posted a round of 77 on Sunday and 84 on Monday.

McDaniel returns to action at the Centennial Conference Championship at The Bridges Golf Club on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Tee times begin at 11:30 a.m. all three days.

Team Scores: 1. McDaniel 592 (292-300), 2. Rosemont 595 (294-301), 3. Muhlenberg 602 (296-306), 4. Swarthmore 608 (305-303), 5. King's 618 (310-308), 6. Scranton "B" 624 (315-309), 7. Scranton 643 (323-320), 8. Moravian 648 (325-323), 9. Misericordia 649 (335-314), 10. Gettysburg 651 (340-311), 11. Marywood 652 (324-328), 12. Susquehanna (328-inc).

McDaniel Results: 3. Brandon Vance 592 (292-300), 6T. Christian Garruppo 146 (71-75), 8T. Brian Norwitz 147 (73-74), 25T. Kevin Keane 156 (76-80), 32T. Shawn MacBurnie 161 (77-84).

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