October 14, 2012

Furman Finishes 12th At Bank Of Tennessee Intercollegiate

Jonesborough, Tenn. – Senior Anthony Aloi and sophomore Josh Chay each posted an even-par 72 to lead Furman to a 12th place finish on Sunday in the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate at the par-72 Blackthorn Club at the Ridges.

Aloi, a Plainsboro, N.J., product, notched his best round of the weekend by recording two birdies on the day and playing the front nine at one-under par.  Chay followed up a one-under 71 on Saturday with his second straight round at par or better.  The Riverside High School graduate birdied three holes en route to a share of 29th place.

Senior Matt Brown also garnered a share of 29th place after carding a final round 75 to finish the 54-hole tournament at three-over 219.

No. 12 Missouri (-7), on the strength of a two-under 286, rallied to claim a one-shot victory over Tennessee (-6) with UNC Wilmington (-5), Memphis (-4) and Virginia (-3) rounding out the top five in the 13-team field.

Memphis' Grant Milner, who posted back-to-back rounds of 67 on Friday and Saturday, posted an even-par 72 on Sunday to claim individual medalist honors at 10-under 206.

Full results and final statistics for the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate tournament are available at www.golfstatresults.com.

Furman makes a quick turnaround as they return to action at the AutoTrader Collegiate Classic in Duluth, Ga., on Monday.

 

12 Furman 302 293 293 888

T29 Matt Brown 72 72 75 219

T29 Josh Chay 76 71 72 219

T50 Anthony Aloi 76 75 72 223

T66 Preston Cole 78 75 76 229

T69 Johnny Kyger 78 79 74 231

 

T59 *Michael Borton 74 77 74 225

 

* - playing as an individual