Archive for the 'Golf' Category

Knapp Leads Garnet Golf to 6th Place Finish in the Muhlenberg Fall Invitational

Monday, October 18th, 2010

Allentown, Pa. – Freshman Kyle Knapp fired an 81 to tie for 11th place in a field of 56 players to lead the Garnet golf team at the Muhlenberg Fall Invitational on Monday at Lehigh Country Club. Swarthmore would shoot a total score of 346, placing them in 6th out of 11 teams. The golfing conditions were tough, complete with rain and lightning fast greens. In addition, the Swarthmore team would only span four players, instead of the usual five.

Wall, Knapp Lead Garnet Golf at Philly U Fall Classic

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010

PHILADELPHIA – Junior Paul Weston and freshman Kyle Knapp both shot 81 to tie for 13th place in a field of 60 to lead the Swarthmore golf team at the Philly U Golf Classic on Tuesday from the ACE Club.

Garnet Golf Fights Through Heavy Rain to Take Seventh in Swarthmore College Invitational

Monday, October 4th, 2010

WILMINGTON, Del. – Monday afternoon brought cold weather, heavy winds and blistering rain but it wasn’t enough to stop the Swarthmore College golf team and 14 other teams from golfing in the Swarthmore College Invitational where LaSalle University would capture the crown with a low score of 316. The Garnet would finish seventh with a score of 340.

University of Pennsylvania’s Phil Winter would shoot the low score of the day with a two-over-par 73.

Garnet Golf Takes First at Fall-Opening Philadelphia University Tri-Match

Saturday, September 25th, 2010

LAFAYETTE HILL, Pa. – Freshman Jeff Wall and junior co-captain Paul Weston fired 77s to claim first place and lead the Swarthmore College golf team to a first-place finish at the Philadelphia University Tri-Match at the ACE Club in Lafayette Hill on Saturday afternoon.

47 Swarthmore Student-Athletes Named to 2010 Centennial Conference Spring Honor Roll

Friday, May 14th, 2010

LANCASTER, Pa. — 47 Swarthmore College student-athletes have been named to the Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll for the 2010 spring season, the Conference announced on Friday. The honor roll recognizes athletes’ performance both on the field and in the classroom. To be named to the Academic Honor Roll, student-athletes must be a sophomore or [...]

Weston Ties for Fifth in Centennial Conference Championships; Team Finishes Sixth

Sunday, April 25th, 2010

ELVERSON, Pa. – The Swarthmore College golf team dropped a few spots on Sunday at the Centennial Conference golf championships at the Stonewall Golf Club shooting a 971 over the three rounds and finishing sixth in the tournament. Franklin & Marshall would take home the title with a 910.

Sophomore Paul Weston was named to the All-Conference golf team after tying for fifth overall in the tournament. Weston shot a 229, carding a 74 in round one, 80 in round two and a 75 in the final round.

Weston Tied for Second After Round One of Centennial Conference Golf Championships

Saturday, April 24th, 2010

ELVERSON, Pa. – The Swarthmore College golf team sits in fourth place after round one of the Centennial Conference golf championships with a score of 315. Sophomore Paul Weston leads the Garnet, finishing the first 18 holes tied for second place with score of 74, trailing the leader by two strokes.

Swat Golf Victorious At Widener Invitational

Monday, April 19th, 2010

WILMINGTON, Del. – The Swarthmore College golf team fought through 25 mile per hour wind gusts on Monday afternoon to win the Widener Invitational with a low score of 309, finishing ahead of Cabrini College (322). The win gives the Garnet golf team its third straight tournament victory and fifth of the season.

The Garnet also sealed another victory over Widener in the 320 Challenge as Swat would beat out the Pride by 24 strokes.

Nichamin Leads Swat Golf to First-Place Finish at Philadelphia University Tri-Match

Saturday, April 17th, 2010

LAFAYETTE HILL, PA- Sophomore Alex Nichamin tied for first place with a 79 while sophomore Paul Weston wasn’t far behind, finishing in third place with an 80 to lead the Swarthmore College golf team to a first place finish at the Philadelphia University Tri-Match at the ACE Club from Lafayette Hill on Saturday afternoon.

Lazarus Takes Home First Place at Immaculata Invite; Swat Takes Second Overall

Friday, April 16th, 2010

AVONDALE, Pa. – Senior Jeff Lazarus carded a three over-par 73 to tie for first place in the field of 58 golfers and led the Swarthmore College golf team to a second place finish in the Immaculata Invitational with an overall score of 316 on Thursday afternoon from Inniscrone Golf Club.