Morse and Stuart Crack Top 15 at NE10 Championship

Morse and Stuart Crack Top 15 at NE10 Championship

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - Saint Michael's College men's golf senior Connor Morse (Westford, Mass./Kimball Union Academy) and first-year Aidan Stuart (Madison, Conn./Daniel Hand) both cracked the top 15 during the two-round, 36-hole Northeast-10 Conference Championship on Tuesday at the Springfield Country Club. Stuart tied for 11th while Morse concluded his career by tying for 15th.

TEAM RESULTS

  • Saint Michael's, which concluded its season on Tuesday, placed ninth among nine schools with 653 strokes, coming within three shots of American International College.
  • The NE10 held its championship in the spring for the first time since 1989.
  • Le Moyne College won with 607 strokes.

SAINT MICHAEL'S LEADERS

  • First-year Aidan Stuart (Madison, Conn./Daniel Hand)
    • 12-over 81-75--156, T-11th
    • Tied for fifth with 22 pars
    • 6th career round in the 70s
  • Senior Connor Morse (Westford, Mass./Kimball Union Academy)
    • 79-78--157, T-15th
    • Career-best NE10 Championship finish
    • Tied for ninth in par-4 scoring (4.2)
    • Tied for ninth with 21 pars
    • 23rd and 24th career rounds in the 70s
  • First-year Declan Buckley (Walpole, Mass./Xaverian Brothers)
    • 79-86--165, T-34th
    • Recorded the field's only eagle at the championship, on the 11th hole during his opening round
    • 5th career round in the 70s
  • Junior Owen O'Malley (Marshfield, Mass./Marshfield)
    • 83-96--179, 42nd
    • Career-best NE10 Championship finish
  • Senior Sean Muller (Derry, N.H./Pinkerton Academy)
    • 91-92--183, 43rd
    • NE10 Championship debut
    • First appearance since Sept. 9, 2019