On Sunday May 2nd, the GCC Golf team finished 3rd in a field of 12 teams at the Tompkins-Cortland CC Invitational at the par 70
Elm Tree Golf Course in Cortland NY.
GCC shot a season low team score of 309 to finish 3rd behind MCC (287) and Erie CC (300) on windy but fair day for golf. The
GCC team beat their previous low team score by 22 strokes.
Jeff Marcy for GCC shot a personal best 67 to tie Ben Finn of MCC for individual honors in the field of 67 players, but Finn was declared medalist on the fifth tiebreaker hole when the scorecards were compared.
Marcy had 9's of 33 and 34, and hit the ball solid all day with 5 birdies 2 bogeys, and 26 putts. Marcy continued his season long streak of top ten tournament finishes.
Matt Ferdinand shot a smooth 80, Mark DeCook and Mike Estela each shot 81, and Alex Muench shot 83.
GCC's Roberta Terbuska shot a season low 96 to finish second to Tompkins-Cortland CC's Lauren Tallman's 80 in individual Women's competition.
Participating schools included Monroe CC, Erie CC, Genesee CC, Niagara CC, Mohawk Valley CC, Adirondack CC, Jamestown CC, Jefferson CC, Broome CC, Cayuga CC, Tompkins-Cortland CC, and Corning CC.
GCC has two tournaments this week, their last two tournaments before regionals.
On Friday 5/7/10 GCC will compete in the MCC Invitational at Webster GC in Webster NY, and on Saturday 5/8/10 GCC will host it's first Invitational Tournament at the Batavia Country Club.