MacDonald finishes third

Matt Cramer (c) 2016 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Matt Cramer (c) 2016 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

HERSHEY, Pa. – Collin MacDonald (Beverly, Mass./Beverly) fired a round of 73 in his collegiate debut to finish third and lead McDaniel at the Elizabethtown Invitational in men's golf action on Tuesday.

The Green Terror, whose B-Team was the entry into the tournament after the squad won the Penn State-Harrisburg Invitational over the weekend, posted a score of 315 to finish seventh in the 28-team field. Stevenson won the tournament with a round of 302, edging Muhlenberg on a five-man score.

MacDonald was tied for third, two shots behind individual medalist David Herbst (Lebanon Valley) and one shot off second-place Matthew Malone (Stevenson.)

Matt Cramer (New Market, Md./Oakdale) matched his collegiate best with a round of 78 to finish 27th.

Brendan Shay (Mechanicsburg, Pa./Mechanicsburg Area) placed 49th overall with a score of 81 while Kevin Keane (Bethesda, Md./Walt Whitman) was 66th overall with a round of 83.

McDaniel's starters are back in action at the Patriot Invitational hosted by George Mason on Monday and Tuesday.

Team Scores: 1. Stevenson "A" 302, 2. Muhlenberg 302, 3. Lebanon Valley 307, 4. Gettysburg 310, 5. Alvernia 312, 6. Dickinson 313, 7. McDaniel 315, 8T. Eastern 317, 8T. Moravian 317, 10. DeSales 318, 11. Penn State Berks 319, 12T. Marywood 322, 12T. Penn College 322, 14. Susquehanna 327, 15T. Messiah 333, 15T. Penn State Mont Alto 333, 17T. Cabrini 334, 17T. FDU-Florham 334, 19. Albright 338, 20. Stevenson "B" 344, 21. Arcadia 349, 22. Penn State Lehigh Valley 354, 23. Widener 355, 24. Elizabethtown 356, 25. Penn State Hazelton 361, 26. Lycoming 405, 27. Penn State Schuylkill 411, 28. Wilson 417.

McDaniel Results: 3T. Collin MacDonald 73, 27T. Matt Cramer 78, 49T. Brendan Shay 81, 66T. Kevin Keane 83.

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