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Tournament Preview: No. 22 Men's Golf Concludes Fall Season at 84th Annual NEIGA Championship

Tournament Preview: No. 22 Men's Golf Concludes Fall Season at 84th Annual NEIGA Championship

No. 22 Men's Golf at the 84th NEIGA Championship
Sunday-Monday, October 21-22 | 8:30 a.m.
The Captains Golf Course | Brewster, Mass.

• The Babson men's golf team will wrap up the fall portion of its 2018-19 schedule at the 84th annual NEIGA Championship on Sunday and Monday on Cape Cod.
• The 36-hole event will be played at The Captains Golf Course, which features a pair of par-72 layouts – the 6,724-yard Port Course and the 6,776-yard Starboard course.

• Junior Chris Bornhorst tied for fifth place at 4-over par following back-to-back rounds of 74 to help the Beavers come in third overall with a team score of 599.
• Kyle Alexander '18 and sophomore Lane Bohman both tied for 20th position at 7-over 151 for Babson, which finished 11 strokes behind first-place Husson.

• Babson is coming off its second consecutive victory as it shot 14-over par to edge Trinity on a tiebreaker at the Saratoga National Invitational on October 13-14.
• Bornhorst closed with a 2-under par 70 to finish fourth overall at even par, first-year Nicholas Gianelos tied for seventh place at 4-over 148, and Bohman and senior Riley Whitham both grabbed a share of 11th place at 6-over 150 as the Green and White posted a team score of 590.
• Bornhorst leads the Beavers with a 73.00 stroke average and has finished at level par or below par in five of 10 rounds.
• Bohman (74.20) owns four top-15 finishes, Gianelos (74.60) has finished inside the top 10 three times at five events, and first-year Burt Gesner is fourth on the team in scoring with a76.50 average.

• The 23-team NEIGA Championship field features a number of strong programs, which includes defending champion Husson and last year's runner-up Rhode Island College.
• Middlebury and Williams, which finished fourth and fifth, respectively, last weekend at Saratoga National GC are also set to tee it up at The Captains Course.

• Coming off its back-to-back victories, Babson jumped into the Bushnell Golfweek Division III poll at No. 22 on Friday.
• It is believe to be the first time the Beavers have been ranked in the top 25 in program history.

• The Green and White has posted four straight top-three finishes at the NEIGA Championship, which includes the program's first victory at the event since 2000 in 2016 and a tie for second place in 2015.
• Bornhorst, who won the 2016 event with a 4-over total of 148, has earned NEIGA All-New England honors in each of his first starts and owns a 74.00 stoke average at The Captains Course.