LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL – The Iona College golf program has placed sixth at the 2017 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championship. Led by sophomore Devin Delisle’s 73 (+1) and freshmen Matt Mirocco’s 74 (+2), the Gaels shot a tournament best 301 (+13) in round three.
Delisle dominated the back-nine, recording four birdies on holes 11, 12, 14 and 15. Mirocco enjoyed playing the front-nine, recording three birdies on holes 1, 5, and 8 respectively.
Iona struggled on the par three holes, averaging 3.45 per hole, shooting +27 for the championship. The Gaels did its most damage on the par fives where they ranked fourth among MAAC competitors. Delisle had the third best score on the par fives over the course of the championship at -4.
Delisle moved up eight spots and finished ranked tied for 19th on the individual leaderboard shooting a 233 (+17). Devereux placed T24th (+19), Mirocco came in at T27th (+20), and Matti ended at T30th (+21). Fitzpatrick finished at T37 (+26).