SALEM, S.C. – Elon University men’s golf completed its regular season with the final round at the Clemson Invitational on Saturday, April 14, at The Cliffs at Keowee Falls.
“We showed some resiliency and toughness these past two rounds,” said head coach Don Hill. “Now, we look forward to next weekend and the CAA Championships at Lonnie Poole Golf Course. Every tournament in which we have competed this year has lead us to this event and we couldn’t be more excited about the opportunity that is ahead of us. But until then, we’re going to work hard and prepare in the best way possible.”
The Phoenix (310-299-296–905) moved up two spots to finish in eighth place. Boston College held off tournament host Clemson for the tournament title, winning the Clemson Invitational by two strokes. Christian Cavaliere took home the individual title for the Eagles. Elon had three individuals finish in the top-30 on the player leaderboard.
Charlie May was Elon’s top finisher, earned his 16th-career top-25 finish as he placed in a tie for 24th after shooting a three over-par 75 on Saturday. Jake Leavitt and Philip Loeb earned a tie for 27th individually to round out Elon’s top-30 finishers.
William Harwood moved up nine spots on the individual leaderboard to claim a tie for 45th individually. Patrick Frodigh carded Elon’s lowest individual final round with a one under-par 71 on Saturday. Frodigh made three birdies on the day and finished in a tie for 50th on the player leaderboard.
The Phoenix heads to Raleigh, N.C. for the 2018 CAA Men’s Golf Championships, April 20-22, at Lonnie Poole Golf Course at NC State.
April 13-14 | Salem, S.C.
1. Boston College (290-279-297–866) +2
2. Clemson (295-282-291–868) +4
3. Notre Dame (285-285-302–872) +8
4. Connecticut (306-287-290–883) +19
5. SMU (297-291-296–884) +20
6. UNCW (300-299-293–892) +28
7. Furman (305-297-294–896) +32
8. Elon (310-299-296–905) +41
9. Wofford (301-306-303–910) +46
10. Navy (302-309-304–915) +51
11. George Mason (300-305-312–917) +53
12. Winthrop (314-318-310–942) +78
T24. Charlie May (76-74-75–225) +9
T27. Jake Leavitt (79-71-76–226) +10
T27. Philip Loeb (76-76-74–226) +10
T45. William Harwood (79-78-76–233) +17
T50. Patrick Frodigh (86-78-71–235) +19