Colonials card their best round of the tournament with a 297
Colonials improve their score by nine strokes but remain in ninth place
Colonials in ninth place as a team; Palazzolo tied for sixth
GW won its first tournament since 2012 when it captured the Navy Spring Invitational
Porcelli takes individual title as Colonials erase nine-shot deficit to record first team win since 2012
AS A REDSHIRT JUNIOR (2016-2017): Competed in all 12 events and ranked second on the team with a 74.74 scoring average ... shot a season low 67 in the second round of the Marshall Invitational (Sept. 12-13) to finish in a tie for 23rd (74-67-73) ... shot six-over 215 (77-72-72) at the NC State Wolfpack Invitational (Oct. 3-4) to finish in a tie for 49th ... shot a final round one-under par 71 to finish in a tie for 59th with a score of 219 (73-74-72) at the Elon Phoenix Invitational (Oct. 17-18) ... started the spring season with a strong tied for 8th finish at the Bash at the Beach (March 13-14), shooting five-over 213 (72-75-71) to lead GW to second place... recorded a top-5 finish at the Mission Inn Spring Spectacular (March 18-19), going one-over 216 (71-70-76) to finish in a tie for third ... placed in the top 25 of the 71-man field at the Yale Spring Invitational (April 15) with a 10-over par 150 (75-75) to finish in a tie for 24th ... shot an even-par 72 in the final round of the Atlantic 10 Championship (April 28-30) to finish one-over 216 (69-76-72) in a tie for 16th ... recognized on the GW Athletics Academic Dean's List.
AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2015-2016): Competed in all 11 events and ranked second on the team with a 74.19 scoring average ... recorded his first top-15 at the Mark Simpson Colorado Invitational (Sept. 28-29), shooting 4-over 214 (70-72-72) to finish 13th ... had a top-30 finish at the Wolfpack Fall Intercollegiate (Oct. 5-6) when he shot 5-over 142 (73-74) to finish tied for 30th... shot a final round 2-under par 70 to finish tied for 36th with an even-par 216 (70-76-70) at the Price's Give `Em Five Invitational (Oct. 23-25) ... went 2-1 at the Atlantic 10 Match Play Championships (Feb. 22-23) as GW won the consolation final ... had a strong final round at the Bash at the Beach (March 7-8), shooting 6-over 213 (76-72-71) to finish tied for 32nd ... contributed to GW's lowest 54-hole total in school history (860, 4-under par) at the Desert Shootout (March 18-19), finishing with a 2-under par 214 (70-72-72) ... helped to lead GW to a fourth-place finish at the Atlantic-10 Championships (April 29-May 1) by recording a top-10 finish, shooting 7-over 223 (73-73-77) to place tied for 7th.
AS A SOPHOMORE AT PURDUE (2014-15): Did not see any competitive action for the Boilermakers ... Competed in the prestigious Southern Amateur Championship ... Named Academic All-Big Ten and was recognized on the Athletic Director's Honor Roll for both semesters ... Received the Mortar Board Award for outstanding academic achievement and participation in athletics ... Member of Emerging Leaders for underclass student-athletes, as well as the Boilermaker Athletic Council and Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
AS A FRESHMAN AT PURDUE (2013-14): Did not see any competitive action for the Boilermakers ... Competed in the prestigious Southern Amateur Championship and placed 42nd at the Trans-Miss Championship ... Honored with the Durham Brothers Leadership Award, given to a Purdue underclass athlete as "someone who has exhibited outstanding leadership both on and off the field through positive attitude, strong work ethic and overall commitment to excellence" ... Recognized on the Athletic Director's Honor Roll for both semesters.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-time all-state and all-conference honoree ... Finished second at the North Carolina State meet as a senior and fourth as a sophomore ... Led the state in scoring average as a junior (34.2 per nine holes) ... Led the Chargers to a state title as a sophomore ... Shot 65-70-68 to finish second at the AJGA Golf Pride Junior Classic ... Narrowly missed qualifying by two strokes for the PGA's Wells Fargo Championship after shooting rounds of 66-67 in the qualifier.
Christian Michael Cichan ... Born Dec. 27, 1994, in Charlotte, North Carolina ... Son of Lisa and David Cichan ... Father played golf at Bloomsburg University ... Has an older brother, Alex ... Majoring in business administration.
Palazzolo Leading Golf at Atlantic 10 Championship
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Honoring Veterans, One Fairway at a Time
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Porcelli Named A-10 Golfer of the Week
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Colonial of the Week Presented by Capgemini: Golf
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Golf Wins Navy Spring Invitational
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