WATERVILLE, Maine – Saint Joseph's College won the Thomas College Invitational with a 297 team score at the Waterville Country Club on Sunday. Junior Adam Batchelder (Portland, Maine/Cheverus) paced the Monks and claimed the first Medalist honor of his career with a 69 card.
Senior Brandon Labrecque (Gorham, Maine) and juniors Cam Letourneau (Hebron, Maine) and Adam Hachey (Winthrop, Maine) all turned in 76 cards (career best for Labrecque) while freshman Brendan Donovan (Auburn, Maine) rounded out the Monks' quintet with a 78 score.
With all four scorers posting a 76 or better, Saint Joseph's cruised to the team's first win of the season with University of New England finishing second with a 310 card. Southern Maine (311) and UMaine-Farmington (311) tied for third while Thomas (327), Colby College (341), and UMaine-Presque Isle (449) also competed in the event.
Saint Joseph's returns to the course Tuesday when the team plays in the University of New England Invitational at the Cape Arundel Country Club.
Saint Joseph's College is Maine's only Catholic liberal arts college, providing a supportive, personalized and career-focused education for more than 100 years. From its 474-acre campus on the shores of Sebago Lake, the College offers more than 40 undergraduate programs to a population of approximately 1,000 students. Saint Joseph's College Online provides certificates, undergraduate and advanced degrees for working adults through an online learning program. For more, visit www.sjcme.edu.