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Day Scores Hole In One at Manor Intercollegiate

April 04, 2018

 Day Scores Hole In One at Manor Intercollegiate

The Manor Intercollegiate Golf Tournament was hosted by Longwood University and was contested at The Manor Golf Club Friday and Saturday, March 30-31 in Farmville, Va.  The Manor Golf Course is a Par 72, 7, 246 yards layout proved to be a great test over the 54-holes two day tournament with blustery winds and sunny days.

There were a total of 14 teams competing. 13 were Division 1 and VUU as the lone Division 2 team competing.  Division 1 teams were University of Delaware, Hampton University, Indiana University (IUPUI), LaSalle University, Liberty University (participated as individuals) Long Island University-Brooklyn, NY, Niagara University, North Carolina Central, Sacred Heart University, Wagner College, Western Carolina University, Wright State University.
 
VUU team scoring for the 54 hole tournament 955 (320/314/320) and finished 11th.  VUU team scoring was led by Sergio Escalante with a 54-hole two day total of 229 (76/76/77), followed by Robel Woldagabriel 232 (80/76/76), Allan Day 244 (81/81/81) which included A Hole-in-One, and Paul Meints 256 (84/87/85). Christopher Peoples posted a second round score of 81 that contributed to the 2nd day team total of 314.
 
This was our last out of Spring Season tournament prior to the CIAA Northern Division and CIAA Championship.
 
"The format was a first for the VUU Golf Team and again I am proud of their performance finishing with a 54-hole scoring average of 79", says Head VUU Golf Coach E. Lee Coble.
 
Final Tournament Results                 Team
Team Finishes                            Day 1  Day 2  Day 3  Total
1st Place - Longwood University          293    300      300    891
2nd Place – Univ. of Delaware            293    302      301    896
3rd Place – Western Carolina             296    301      303    900
4th Place – IUPUI                        300    310      304    914
5th Place – Wright State                 303    311      304    918
6th Place – Sacred Heart                 307    304      308    919
7th Place – Long Island Univ.            313    308      314    935
8th Place – Wagner College               319    312      308    939
9th Place – North Carolina Central       314    321      313    948
10th Place – Niagara University          323    319      307    949
11th – Place Virginia Union University   321    314      320    955
12th – Place LaSalle                     322    321      325    968
13th – Place Hampton University          340    317      329    986