Sharpe Leads Mariners at UMPI Invitational

Sharpe Leads Mariners at UMPI Invitational

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy golf finished second out of three teams at the University of Maine at Presque Isle Invitational on Saturday.

Freshman Sam Sharpe (Brunswick, Maine) led the Mariners, finishing sixth out of 15 golfers, with a 79 on the par-72 course. Junior Connor Mersch (Holderness, N.H.) finished seventh with an 80.

Senior Logan Peacock (West Gardiner, Maine) placed eighth with an 81, while senior Chance Whittemore (Skowhegan, Maine) was one stroke behind Peacock in ninth with an 82. Freshman Will Ducey (Savannah, Ga.) rounded out the Mariner five, finishing 10th, with an 86.

Husson University took home first place with a score of 286. Husson's Max Woodman was the individual medalist with a three-under 69 on the day, one shot ahead of teammate Riley Swanson who finished with a 70 (-2).

The Mariners return to action on Thursday, October 3, when they host the Mariner Classic at Augusta Country Club beginning at 10:00 am.