September 16, 2012

Brown, Aloi Lead Furman At Tar Heel Intercollegiate

Chapel Hill, N.C. – Seniors Matt Brown and Anthony Aloi each carded a three-over 75 on Sunday to lead the Furman's men's golf team in the final round of the Tar Heel Intercollegiate at the par-72 UNC Finley Golf Course in Chapel Hill, N.C.

Brown, a Brookeville, Md., product, notched two birdies in his final round to finish the tournament at nine-over par and claim a share of 45th place.  Aloi, who redshirted last season, recorded one birdie and played his final nine holes at one-over to share 62nd place.

The Paladins struggled to a final round 305 and finished last in the 14-team field.  Charlotte (+9), North Carolina State (+10) and East Tennessee State (+13) rounded out the top five finishers.

Duke (-8) compiled a one-over 289 on Sunday to claim a six-stroke victory over tournament host North Carolina (-2).  Charlotte (+9), North Carolina State (+10) and East Tennessee State (+13) rounded out the top five finishers.

Albin Choi of North Carolina State shot a four-under 68 on Sunday to claim individual medalist honors at 11-under par.

Furman is back in action September 24-25, at the Cardinal Intercollegiate in Louisville, Ky.

Full results and statistics from this weekend's tournament are available at www.golfstatresults.com.

 

14 Furman 309 301 305 915

T45 Matt Brown 77 73 75 225

T62 Johnny Kyger 73 76 79 228

T64 Anthony Aloi 78 76 75 229

79 Preston Heyward 82 76 78 236

80 Preston Cole 81 79 77 237