WEST ORANGE, NJ - The Saint Peter's men's golf team finished the Metropolitan Intercollegiate Invitational in third place with a final card of 305-297=602 (+42) defeating all other Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference teams in the field. Mike Winter led the Peacocks tying in eighth place, with a card of 74-73=147 (+7).
"Overall the team played well," said head coach Nick Dilio. "I still think there are things we need to improve upon though."
Central Connecticut State finished as the team champion finishing with a 293-293=586(+26). Sacred Heart finished in second place with a score of 301-292=593 (+33).
Manhattan tied for fourth with a score of 604 (+44) while Monmouth posted a final card of 605 (+45). Fairfield finished in ninth place with a score of 608 (+48) and Iona followed, posting a 612 (+52).
"I hope we can take this momentum into Ireland and come away with a victory," added Dilio. "The guys are excited and we are ready to compete."
The Peacocks will travel to Ireland to compete in the Tip O'Neill Donegal Diaspora Golf Challenge on Saturday, October 21.