JAFFREY, N.H. - October 15, 2008 – The College of Saint Rose captured the team title at the 2008 Franklin Pierce Fall Classic on the 6,077-yard par-71 layout at The Shattuck this afternoon.
Saint Rose posted a 331 team score to finish tops among five programs at the event, topping second-place Worcester State College (336) by five strokes. Springfield finished third with a score of 345. Saint Rose freshman Matt Horton earned medalist honors at the event, posting three-over-par round of 74. Springfield senior Greg Levings finished second after carding a 78.
Craig DiFranco continued his strong play of late as he finished tied for third with a 79. Tied for 25th was Jared Slingarian, as he shot a 92 on the day, while J.R. Bologun finished tied for 28th with a 96. Jennifer Megargel rounded out the Pride's scoring as she finished with a 131.
Springfield returns to the links on Monday and Tuesday, October 21-22, when it wraps up its fall season at the New England Intercollegiate Golf Association Championships on Cape Cod.