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T.J. Shuart Takes Medalist Honors As Men's Golf Wins Drew Upton Memorial

April 3, 2005

Westover, Md. - Senior T.J. Shuart fired rounds of 71 and 73 to lead Loyola to a team title at the Drew Upton Golf Classic in Westover. Md. Shuart, who claimed the individual championship, propelled the Greyhounds to their second title of the season with the third medalist performance of his collegiate career.

"It was a tremendous team effort this weekend," says Loyola Golf Coach Tom Beidleman. "The result was very rewarding against a very strong field that featured the top teams in our District. We played very well."

Freshman Chris Derby tied for third overall with round of 75 and 73 to finish with a 36-hole score of 148. Will Shriver and Matt Bassler each posted two-day totals of 153 while David Atkinson scored a 155 to give Loyola a true team victory.

Towson, the host school at Great Hope Golf Club, finished second while Liberty, Princeton and Drexel round out the top five in the field of 19.

Drew Upton Memorial

1. Loyola 296-299 5952. Towson 305-297 6063. Liberty 303-303-6064. Princeton 305-304 6095. Drexel 306-305 6116. Rutgers 312-304 6167. George Mason 310-307 6178. Army 312-309 6219. Delaware 309-313 62210. Cornell 315-308 62311. Rider 320-304 62411. James Madison 316-308 62413. Binghamton 316-310 62614. Yale 314-314-62815. Columbia 323-313 63616. Colgate 329-312 64117. Towson Gold 318-330 64818. LIU 331-320 65119. St. Joe's 329-335 664