Loyola-Maryland wins 1st Patriot League trophy
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Loyola-Maryland seized its first Patriot League title in its first year as a member, topping runner-up Army by 10 strokes.
The Greyhounds shot a 21-over 861 on Army's home turf – the West Point (NY) Golf Course. Loyola placed three golfers in the top five, with Jimmy Dengler and Matt Oshrine tying for third at 5 over and Brendan Lemp taking fifth at 6 over.
Army's Peter Kim took medalist honors, finishing at 1-under 209. He sealed a tournament-low 66 in the second round with an eagle on the par-5 18th hole.
Army (31 over), Lehigh (56 over), Navy (60 over) and Bucknell (62 over) rounded out the top five.