Golf ready to participate in the Columbia Spring Invitational
On Monday, the Villanova golf team will compete in the Columbia Spring Invitational at Rolling Green Golf Club in Springfield, Pennsylvania. The Wildcats will be one of 11 teams competing in the one-day tournament, on the 6,670-yard, par-70 course.
Six Wildcats will compete in Springfield, including Pierre Weaver, Matthew Copeland, Noah Peck, Matt Davis, Matt Minervaand Vimal Alokam. Are also competing on Monday Danny Dougherty and Jack O’Hara who will play at Knights Spring Invite, hosted by Arcadia at Cedarbrook Country Club in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania.
Weaver earned medalist honors last week at the Golden Horseshoe Intercollegiate in Williamsburg, Va., for his second collegiate title. The second shot a total of 54 holes out of a total of 1 in 214. He was even tied before the final round. Weaver had the second-highest pars (36) and birdies (9) in the tournament. The Wildcats took fifth place in the team standings with 905 (+53).
Other institutions playing Monday include: Bryant, host Columbia, Drexel, Fordham, Iona, Lafayette, Lehigh, Monmouth, Saint Joseph’s and Saint Peter’s.
Villanova will tee off on the first hole at 9 a.m. Monday, paired with the Drexel Dragons and Columbia Lions.