Men's Golf Finishes Third at Canisius College Spring Invitational

April 20, 2003

First-round leader Long Island University won by 11 strokes over Lafayette College with a score of 619 in the Second Annual Canisius College Spring Invitational. Michael Aarts of Lafayette College defeated Eric Couture of St. Francis (Pa.) on the first play-off hole to claim medalist honors. Aarts finished the tournament with a two-day total of 149.

The tournament was held at the Par-71 Easton Club in Easton, Md.

Caninsius finished ninth while Lafayette edged out Siena College for second place by one stroke. Hofstra and Niagara rounded out the top five teams with scores of 635 and 639 respectively.