KENNEBUNKPORT, ME – The SJC golf team placed sixth with a 352 team card in the University of New England Invitational at Cape Arundel Golf Club on Monday. Junior Kevin Richardson shot a 72 (34-38) and finished as the individual runner-up in the annual tourney.
Boosted by having three of the top seven golfers on the roster, University of Southern Maine coasted to the team victory with a 301 collective score. Josh Hogan claimed medalist honors for the Huskies with a three-under-par 66 (33-33) while Sean Bergeron and Caleb Jones finished in a four-way tie for fourth place with 75 cards.
Endicott College, led by third-place finisher Austin Teal (74, 39-35), earned runner-up team honors with a 308 score, while UNE (309), Maine-Farmington (332) and Maine Maritime (342) also competed in the event.
St. Joe's will take to the links this coming Sunday and Monday when the team participates in the Southern Maine Fall Classic at the Gorham Country Club. Opening tee-time for both days is set for 11:00 AM.