Eagles ninth at Webster Invitational

Eagles ninth at Webster Invitational
March 31, 2008

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The Benedictine men's golf team finished ninth out of 13 teams at the Webster University Gorlok Spring Invitational. The two-day event was played at the Forest Park, as well as Sunset, Golf Courses in Spring Hills, Mo. Senior Andrew Delaney was Benedictine's top finisher in 10th place out of 82 golfers. Delaney had rounds of 73 and 77, for a combined eight-over-par 150 for the tournament. Jon Price was tied for 41st overall with a 163 score, while R.J. Schwalbach was tied for 56th with a composite 167 shots.


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.