PUTNAM, Conn. – Holy Cross senior Steve Zychowski (Mendham, N.J.) captured first place to help the Crusaders finish in second as a team at the Intercollegiate Golf Classic held at the Par-71 Connecticut National Golf Club on October 20-21. Zychowski shot a total score of 139, which was three strokes under par, while the Crusaders had 593 strokes (+25).
Adelphi claimed the tournament crown with a total score of 584. Rounding out the top five were St. Thomas Aquinas (594), Le Moyne (596), and Bryant (599).
Zychowski matched his career low with a 69 (-2) in the first round, while he shot a 70 in the second round. Junior Peter Cahill (Wellesley, Mass.) carded his collegiate-best on the second day with an even-par 71, as he shot a two-day score of 147 (+5), tying him for seventh. Senior Roberto Machado (Miami, Fla.) tied for 27th with a scorecard of 154 (+12).
The Crusaders will conclude their fall slate on October 28 and 29, as they will compete in the NEIGA Championships held at the Captains Golf Course in Brewster, Mass.