Eagles soar at the Webster University Invitational

Eagles soar at the Webster University Invitational
March 30, 2009

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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The Benedictine University men's golf team placed second among 11 varsity collegiate teams at the Webster University Invitational at the Sunset Ridge Golf Course in St. Louis, Mo., on Monday. For the Eagles, junior R.J. Schwalbach fired a 79 in the blustery conditions that included wind gusts of 30 miles per hour. Sophomore Ryan Feldman completed his round with an 80 for the day, while senior Andrew Delaney was close behind with an 81. Freshman Dan Langerstrom carded an 83 and junior Jon Price rounded out the BU tallies with an 89.


Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.