September 20, 2010

            Rensselaer trailed Manhattanville by one stroke after one day of play, but shaved six strokes off their score on day two to capture the 27th Duke Nelson Tournament hosted by Middlebury College. The Red Hawks ended the tourney with a two-day total of 606, seven strokes ahead of St. Anselm (613). Manhattanville (615), Hamilton (616) and Skidmore (616) rounded out the top five schools. Host Middlebury finished the weekend in sixth place among 25 teams, with a two-day total of 619. Wesleyan's Peter Taylor earned medalist honors with a 76 and 70 for a 146. Action took place on the par 71 Ralph Myhre Golf Course on the campus of Middlebury College.

            Senior Brian Cady (Rye, N.Y.) led the Panthers with a two-day total of 160 (8th), including a one-over-par 72 on day two. Sophomore Andrew Emerson (Pelham, N.Y.) finished in 12th place overall with a 152, followed by sophomore William Prince (New Canaan, Conn.), who shot a 158. Senior John Szmyd (Rye, N.H.) (159) and senior Jim Levins (Rutland, Vt.) (162) rounded out the Middlebury golfers.
• Men's golf hosts Nelson Tourney
• Up next: 9/25-26 @ Williams