Pivetta leads Potsdam to victory at Bears Fall Invitational

09.04.12

The SUNY Potsdam golf team edged Clarkson University 314 to 316 to capture the 2012 Bears Fall Invitational on Tuesday. Bears sophomore Austin Pivetta birdied the second playoff hole to down Golden Knight Tyler Cline and become the individual medalist. Despite matching Clarkson with a team score of 316, Oswego State lost the tiebreaker and finished third. SUNY Canton finished fourth, shooting a 345.

Pivetta finished with a 75 on the afternoon. Senior Andrew Homes was right on his heals with a 77. Sophomore Matt Supernault and freshman Conor Talty each had an 81 on the afternoon and freshman John Hickey shot an 84 to round out the five-man team. Competing as individuals, freshmen Tyler Carrow and Harrison Davenport finished with an 84 and a 94, respectively.

The golf team is back in action on Saturday, Sept. 8 in Canton, when the Bears begin competition at the two-day St. Lawrence Invitational.

Complete Results:

Potsdam (314)
1. John Hickey – 84
2. Conor Talty – 81
3. Austin Pivetta – 75
4. Andrew Holmes – 77
5. Matt Supernault – 81

Clarkson (316)
1. Tyler Cline – 75
2. Rob Wood – 86
3. Mike Sundstrom – 84
4. Scott Henning – 79
5. Evan Cody – 78

Oswego State (316)
Nick Sterling – 82
Dustin Farley – 77
Kyle Brockmann – 80
Dan North – 87
John Mackey – 77

SUNY Canton (345)
1. Mike Reilly – 86
2. Dave Parker – 85
3. Anthony Lerato – 100
4. Andy Rorick – 89
5. Jeremiah Hardin – 85

Individuals
Matt Blair (Clarkson) – 78
Nate Hagstrom (Clarkson) – 79
Mike Mailhot (Clarkson) – 81
Tyler Wurzer (Oswego) - 81
Nick Triassi (Clarkson) – 82
Tyler Carrow (Potsdam) - 84
Evan Drew (Canton) - 87
Brendan Dufresne (Canton) – 89
Nick Speech (Canton) - 90
Connor Gray (Canton) – 91
Brendan Pupp (Canton) – 91
Harrison Davenport (Potsdam) - 94
Kyle Clark (Canton) - 95
Fred Oakes (Clarkson) – 96
Joe Holmes (Canton) - 97