Golf wins North Central Invitational

Golf wins North Central Invitational
April 17, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143

The Benedictine golf team brought home first place honors at Tuesday's North Central Invitational. The Eagles' team had a composite of 321 - taking first, second and third place in the individual standings - to finish ahead of Aurora University, Wheaton College and host North Central. Freshman R.J. Schwalbach fired a 76 to bring home medalist honors for Benedictine. Fellow freshman Jon Price carded a 77 in second and sophomore transfer Andrew Delaney was tied for third with a 79. Matt Jones rounded out the scoring members of the Benedictine lineup with a 93.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.