Middlebury Places Third At Duke Nelson Golf Tournament

September 27, 2009

Salem State captured the 26th annual Duke Nelson Golf Tournament hosted by Middlebury College at the Ralph Myhre Golf Course. After shooting a 309 under great conditions on day one, the Vikings came back with a 297 on day two, despite wet conditions. Salem ended with a 606, 13 strokes ahead of Trinity (619), followed by Middlebury (621) and Manhattanville (622). Nick Antonelli of Salem State captured medalist honors with a 75 and 70 on the par 71 course.

Jim Levins led the Panthers with a 10 over par 152, placing him in a tie for fifth place. Billy Prince shot a 75 on day two for a 155, followed by a 158 from Jesse Keenan. Just a stroke behind was Ben Kunofsky (159) as was Andrew Emerson (160).