GW Golf 21st at Navy Fall Invitational
Sept. 10, 2001
GW Golf 21st at Navy Fall Invitational Colonials Led By Thomas Blankvoort's 147
ANNAPOLIS, MD (Sept. 10, 2001) - GW's Thomas Blankvoort fired a five-over-par 147 to tie for 20th place in the 36-hole Navy Fall Invitational at the U.S. Naval Academy Golf Course. His 147 (77-70) placed him in a eight-way tie for 20th place among 142 golfers, Saturday and Sunday. The graduate student from Curacao, Netherlands, was the low Colonial in the tournament.
As a team, the Colonials placed 21st (313-299--612) among the 27-team field. GW was 38 strokes off the pace set by Vanderbilt's 574. Pennsylvania was second at 585 followed by Army, George Mason and Lehigh in a three-way tie for third with 589.
Junior Michael Ball (Potomac, MD) was the second-lowest Colonial as he tied for 34th with a two-round total 149 (78-71).
Colonials' individual scores: T-20th Thomas Blankvoort 77-70 - 147 T-34th Michael Ball 78-71 - 149 T-76th Stuart Healey 76-78 - 154 T-127th Brad Friedlander 82-80 - 162 139th Reid Rosenthal 84-83 - 167
GW next competes in the James Madison Invitational, Sept. 16-17, at Lakeview Country Club in Harrisonburg, VA.