Golf Enters BIG EAST Championship
2007 BIG EAST Championship Central
The three-round tournament features 18 holes each day beginning at (CST). The Cardinal Club boasts a par 72 course measuring 7,036 yards.
The Blue Demons enter the tournament as the No. 7 seed in a field of 12 squads.
Freshman Greg Doherty led DePaul in five tournaments during the 2006-07 season and carries a team-best stroke average of 74.1 shots per round. During the spring, he posted back-to-back second place finishes at the Beu/Mussatto Invitational and the Cuesta Title Intercollegiate.
Junior Matthew McMahon paced the Blue Demons in three tournaments this season while averaging 74.7 shots per round. In September, he won the individual title at DePaul’s John Dallio Memorial with a 54-hole score of 210.
Sophomore Cory Blenkush took second place last week at Loyola-Chicago’s Wiscon Corporation Invitational with a collegiate-best three-round score of 214. He holds a stroke average of 75.4 shots per round.
The Blue Demons finished eighth at the 2006 BIG EAST Championship, while McMahon took 13th in the individual standings.