BREWSTER, Mass. -- The Bates men's golf team finished in 20th place among 22 Division III teams on Monday, as the 81st annual New England Intercollegiate Golf Association Championships concluded at The Captains Course.
A pair of first-year players led the way for the Bobcats: Liam McLoughlin (New Smyrna Beach, Fla.) shot a two-day total of 160, with a 79 on Sunday and an 81 on Monday, to tie for 41st place among 110 individuals. Freshman Nick Grano (Sarasota, Fla.) carded an 84 and an 82 to tie for 71st place. The Division III portion of NEIGAs were played on Port Course 1 and Starboard Course 2.
Sophomore Matt Marcus (Newton, Mass.) came back from a first-day 92 with an 82 on Monday to tie for 89th place, and First Team All-NESCAC junior Brad Rutkin (Great Neck, N.Y.) finished at 175 to tie for 92nd place. Fellow junior captain Alex Stekler (Avon, Conn.) came in 103rd at 183.
The tournament concludes the season for Bates varsity golf.
December 1, 2015 Nine Bobcats named NESCAC Fall All-Sportsmanship
October 26, 2015 Freshmen pace men's golf at NEIGA Championships
October 11, 2015 Bates women's golf takes 13th at Williams Fall Invitational
October 11, 2015 Men's golf team's Saltzman and McLoughlin win Colby Classic
October 10, 2015 Men's golf wins second straight CBB tournament
October 6, 2015 Rutkin receives First Team All-NESCAC honors in men's golf
October 4, 2015 Women's golf takes 10th place at Middlebury Invitational
September 27, 2015 Rutkin places second out of 63 players at two-day Husson Invitational
September 27, 2015 LaVerghetta leads women's golf to 10th place at Mt. Holyoke Invitational
September 20, 2015 Women's golf defeats Bowdoin, Husson over two days at Brunswick
September 20, 2015 Rutkin all-state a third straight year for men's golf at state championships
September 13, 2015 Men's golf jumps up two places to seventh at Bowdoin Invitational
September 12, 2015 Wassarman leads women's golf past Bowdoin in opener
September 12, 2015 Men's golf opens at Bowdoin Invitational, led by Pierce's 76