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Men's Golf Takes Seventh At LaCrosse Home Collegiate

April 1, 2007

Graysonville, Md. - Juniors Matt Bassler and Chris Derby each posted tournament scores of 148 to help the Greyhounds earn a seventh-place finish at the LaCrosse Home Collegiate in Graysonville, Md. on Sunday afternoon. Loyola, which rallied with a final round 299, scored a two-day 603 to best several district foes in the 21-team field.

Bassler opened the tournament with a round of 75 before shooting a 73 on Sunday. He tied for 13th overall with Derby, who also scored rounds of 73 and 75. Senior captain Will Shriver opened with a 79, but with Sunday's score of 73, closed the event with 152. Sophomore Michael Mulieri, meanwhile, scored rounds of 79 and 78 to give the Greyhounds team scores of 304 and 299.

St. John's won the event with a four-over par 580 while Longwood and Georgetown rounded out the top 3. Host Towson University placed 12th with a team total of 613 while Rutgers rounded out the field with 36-hole 628.

Loyola returns to action this Friday and Saturday at the Navy Spring Invitational in Annapolis, Md.

Final Team Scores1 St. John's Univ. 293 287 580 +42 Longwood University 297 295 592 +163 Georgetown Univ. 298 296 594 +184 Yale University 299 302 601 +255 Richmond, Univ. of 298 304 602 +26Columbia University 300 302 602 +267 Cornell College 299 304 603 +27Loyola College 304 299 603 +279 Wm. & Mary, Coll. of 312 293 605 +2910 Princeton University 307 299 606 +3011 Drexel University 311 299 610 +3412 Towson University 312 301 613 +37Army 303 310 613 +3714 St. Bonaventure U. 308 307 615 +39James Madison Univ. 307 308 615 +3916 St. Joseph's Univer. 316 302 618 +4217 Liberty University 316 304 620 +4418 Binghamton Univ. 314 310 624 +4819 Navy 319 306 625 +4920 Long Island U-Brklyn 321 307 628 +5221 Rutgers University 320 316 636 +6