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Greyhounds Fire 592 On Day One At Joe Agee Golf Invitational

Oct. 3, 2005

Williamsburg, Va. - Sophomore Chris Derby is one-over par after 36 holes and Loyola sits in ninth place after two rounds at the Joe Agee Invitational. The Greyhounds posted a 592 on Monday, scoring rounds of 295 and 297 to position themselves within striking distance at the region-rich tournament.

Derby helped Loyola to a 295 in the morning round with his two-under par 70. Classmate Matt Bassler was one-over with a 73 as the Greyhounds got off to a quick start at Two Rivers Country Club in Williamsburg, Va.

Freshman Michael Mullieri, who posted a 75 in his first round, had Loyola's top second-round score with a 73 and is three strokes back of Derby with a two-round 148. Bassler, sophomore Nick Brassill and junior Will Shriver are separated by three strokes and are all among the Top-50 in individual standings.

George Washington leads the field with a team score of 573 while St. Joseph's and Old Dominion are tied for second at 581. The Greyhounds, who are seven strokes out of the Top-5, lead regional rivals Rutgers, James Madison and Georgetown heading into Tuesday's final round.

Joe Agee Invitational1 George Washington 285 288 573T 2 St. Joseph's 288 293 581T 2 Old Dominion 287 294 581T 4 Towson University 291 294 585T 4 William & Mary 295 290 5856 Cleveland State 295 292 5877 Southern Illinois 299 290 5898 Boston College 301 290 5919 Loyola College 295 297 59210 Rutgers University 300 295 59511 James Madison 302 297 59912 Georgetown 308 293 601
Loyola College ScoresT 12 Chris Derby 70 75 145T 23 Michael Mullieri 75 73 148T 34 Matt Bassler 73 77 150T 39 Nick Brassill 77 74 151T 49 Will Shriver 78 75 153