Mariners Finish Third at Colby College Classic

Mariners Finish Third at Colby College Classic

OAKLAND, Maine -- Chase Whittemore (Skowhegan, Maine) and Chance Whittemore (Skowhegan, Maine) combined for a 73 to lead Maine Maritime Academy golf to a third place team finish at Sunday's Colby College Classic at the Waterville Country Club.

The tourney had three pairs of golfers for each team. Holes one to six were scramble format, holes seven to 12 were best ball, and the final six holes were alternate shot. 

Joey Moir (Bangor, Maine) and Elliott Sibley (Lincoln, Maine) combined for a 76 and T. Scott Hart (Franklin, Tenn.) and Carter Ward (Lincoln, Maine) combined for an 80 to give the Mariners a team score of 229. 

Thomas College's Ryan Chasse and Zach Gagne earned medalist honors with a 70. Bates had a total team score of 217 to win the five-team tourney, followed by Husson in second with a team score of 228.

The Mariners return to action next Sunday and Monday at the North Atlantic Conference Championships hosted by MCLA at the Berkshire Hills Country Club in Massachusetts.

Colby Classic team results
1. Bates 217
2. Husson 228
3. Maine Maritime 229
4. Thomas 239
5. Colby 241
Medalist: Ryan Chasse and Zach Gagne, Thomas, 70.
Bates (217) 
Julien Lewin, Andrew Garcia-Bou 71
Bennett Saltzman, Liam McLoughlin 73
Spencer Pierce, Preston Haugh 73
Husson (228)
Bailey Nangle, Tyler Williams 75
Hunter Flynn, Adam Poulin 75
Ross DeLorenzo, Chad Prince 78
MMA (229)
Thomas (239)
Ryan Chasse, Zach Gagne 70
Caleb Roy, Evan Parsons 78
Jared Waterhouse, Isaac Salisbury 91
Colby (241)
Jack Griffith, Mike Broucek 75
Elliot Snow, Sam Funderburg 74
Owen Burry, Justin Grillo 89