Strong finish closes out Matthews Auto Intercollegiate for Griffs

By Jay Ashdown Sports Reporter The Canisius Golden Griffins golf team used a strong Monday to close out the Matthews Auto Intercollegiate, helping the Griffs finish 12th in a 16-team field. The field along with Canisius included Binghamton, Columbia, Hofstra, Lafayette, Lehigh, LIU-Brooklyn, Longwood, Monmouth, Niagara, Ottawa, … [Read more...]

Veteran presence needed

By Jared Ashdown Sports Reporter One year after finishing in 10th place in a 16-team field at the Matthews Auto Intercollegiate Tournament, the Griffs look to improve in this year’s tournament hosted by Binghamton in Apalachin, N.Y. Last year, St. Bonaventure won their second straight championship after posting a two-round score of … [Read more...]

Chipman sets new career-high

By Jared Ashdown Sports Reporter The Canisius golf team wrapped up this year’s Cornell Invitational at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Course in Ithaca, N.Y. this past weekend. The official 13-team field that participated included Binghamton, Bucknell, Canisius, Colgate, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Penn, Saint Joseph's, St. … [Read more...]

Hanes paces Griffs in pair of tournaments

By Jay Ashdown Sports Contributor The Canisius Golden Griffin golf team finished in 16th place in the three-round tournament at Colgate on Sunday afternoon. Junior David Hanes led the team, shooting a 75 on Sunday which allowed him to finish tied for 34th place with his tournament score of 224. Meanwhile, sophomore Matt Genaway tied … [Read more...]

Dantonio, Hanes aim to pace team

By Jay Ashdown Sports Contributor After a season that ended with Canisius placing fifth in the MAAC Championship, the Griffs are looking to build off of last year's performance into this upcoming season. Canisius’ performance last year in the conference tournament was their best since placing fourth in the tournament in 2013. Led by … [Read more...]

Hanes aids golf to best finish at MAAC Tournament since 2013

  Griffin Staff Report An eighth-place finish from David Hanes helped Canisius to their best finish at the MAAC Golf Tournament in the last five years. The sophomore shot a 9-over-par 222 in the 54-hole event that spanned over a three-day stretch at Disney’s Magnolia Course in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. last weekend. He opened the … [Read more...]

Golf headed to MAAC Tournament

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor In the second meet of the spring portion of the season, Matt Genaway finished tied for 15th place in last weekend's Navy Spring Invitational in Annapolis, Md. The freshman shot a 1-over-par 72 in the first round on Saturday before backtracking with an 11-over-par 83. It was the second straight … [Read more...]

Hanes leads Griffs in first tournament of season

By Eric Piotrowski Sports Reporter David Hanes tied his career low last weekend in Ithaca, N.Y. as he shot a 9-over-par 222 at the Cornell Invitational. After the first two rounds, Hanes had a score of 148. Sophomore Jaret Chipman posted an even-par 72 followed by a 9-over-par 83 for a two round score of 155. Heading into Sunday, … [Read more...]

Hanes highlights busy summer for Griffs’ golfers

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor David Hanes may only be a sophomore this upcoming year, but this past summer on the golf course featured him playing in tournaments with highly regarded amateur golfers. In late July, Hanes participated in the 2017 Porter Cup at Niagara Falls Country Club in Lewiston, N.Y. This was the second time … [Read more...]

A year in sports

By Adam Duke Assistant Sports Editor As is typical of all sports programs, Canisius athletics had its ups and downs in the 2016-17 season. In the fall, the men’s cross country team finished in second place in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. The Iona Gaels dominated the race, taking spots one through eight. Galen Snyder … [Read more...]

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