Army Golf Hoists Patriot League Crown
The Army West Point Golf Team won its league-best 12th Patriot League Championship with a 10-under final round on Sunday afternoon at Seven Oaks Golf Course at Colgate. The Black Knights completed two rounds on Sunday to earn the title by eight strokes over Lafayette. The Black Knights shot 13-under par in the final 36 holes to claim the crown and finished the tournament at 1-over par. Nick Turner finished in a tie for first place on the individual leaderboard at 2-under par but, bowed out in the three-player playoff after the first hole. Turner improved after his day one 73, to shoot a 3-under par 69 in round two and then even par in his final round. The Leopards finished second at 9-over par as a team and the host Raiders were third at 10-over. Head coach Chad Bagley was named the Patriot League Coach of the Year, while Turner was a first team selection. The Black Knights placed three on the second team with Justin Williamson, Matt Plunkett and Sam McGee earning postseason honors. Read more.