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

T.J. Shuart led Loyola to a team title with a first-place finish at the Drew Upton Memorial.
T.J. Shuart led Loyola to a team title with a first-place finish at the 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 296-299 595 2. Towson 305-297 606 3. Liberty 303-303-606 4. Princeton 305-304 609 5. Drexel 306-305 611 6. Rutgers 312-304 616 7. George Mason 310-307 617 8. Army 312-309 621 9. Delaware 309-313 622 10. Cornell 315-308 623 11. Rider 320-304 624 11. James Madison 316-308 624 13. Binghamton 316-310 626 14. Yale 314-314-628 15. Columbia 323-313 636 16. Colgate 329-312 641 17. Towson Gold 318-330 648 18. LIU 331-320 651 19. St. Joe's 329-335 664