FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

April 13, 2013

 

COOPER TIES FOR 15TH AS MEN'S GOLF PLACES SEVENTH AT HAMPTON INN CLASSIC

North Dartmouth, Mass.-Freshman Jonathan Cooper (Berkley, MA) tied for 15th as the Rhode Island College men's golf team finished seventh (20 teams) at the 2013 Hampton Inn Classic, hosted by UMass Dartmouth at Allendale Country Club on Saturday afternoon.

 

The Anchormen shot a score of 318 (+30), finishing 13 strokes behind the Corsairs, who shot 305 (+17) to win their own tourney.

 

Cooper shot a 78 (+6), while junior Tim Leigh (Somerset, MA) was one stroke off the team lead at 79 (+7) to tie for 18th.

 

Sophomore Patrick Ford (Halifax, MA) tied for 24th with an 80 (+8) and senior Kyle Harper (Rehoboth, MA) tied for 33rd at 81 (+9).

 

Sophomore Ryan Butler (Windham, NH) tied for 67th with an 85 (+13).

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Johnson & Wales Invitational on Saturday and Sunday, April 20-21.

 

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