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Men's Golf Fifth at West Chester Invitational
     04/08/13... (Results) Mike Macionsky (Duncansville, Pa.) shot a two-day total of 163 to tie for 16th-place and lead the Mountain Cat golf team to a fifth-place finish at Sunday and Monday's West Chester University Dr. Edwin B. Cottrell Invitational.
     Millersville University's Robert Coyne shot a 146 to earn medalist honors and guide the Mauraders to the team championship.
     Macionsky opened the tournament with an 81, before shooting 76 in Monday's final round to tie for 16th.
     Kevin McDonald (Erie, Pa.) finished 24th (167), while Josh Miller (Spring, TX) was 26th (169). Zack McQueen (Freeport, Pa.) (171) and Max Bondi (Allison Park, Pa.) (179) finished 28th and 33rd, respectively to round out the Pitt-Johnstown golfers.
     Millersville won the team title with a 610, one stroke better than West Chester's 611. Gannon University (637), Mercyhurst College (652), and Pitt-Johnstown (669) rounded out the top-five in the seven-team field.
     The Mountain Cats close out the 2013 season at the IUP Invitational on April 15-16.

Golfer Kevin McDonald Tabbed Honorable Mention All-WVIAC
     04/03/13...Mountain Cat senior golfer Kevin McDonald (Erie, Pa.) was named Honorable Mention All-WVIAC when this year's teams were released on on Wednesday.  Concord (WV) University's Stefan Labuschagne earned WVIAC Golfer of the Year honors, while Concord's Will Johnson and Davis & Elkins (WV) College's Wally Edgell shared the conference's coach of the year award... (Full WVIAC Release)
     During the fall schedule, McDonald tied for 13th at the WVIAC Northern Regional Tournament, before tying for 14th-place and leading the Mountain Cats to a seventh-place finish at the conference championships in October.  McDonald then tied for second-place at the WVIAC southern Regional Tournament on April 1-2.

First Team
Chandler Beavers – Sr., Princeton, W. Va., Bluefield State
Cameron Buist – Fr., Dunblane, UK, Davis & Elkins
Nick Dent – Sr., Lewisburg, W. Va., Bluefield State
*Stefan Labuschagne – Sr., Petroria, South Africa, Concord
Evan Muscari – Jr., Pineville, W. Va., Concord
Jamin Smith – Sr., Holly Springs, N.C., Charleston
Zach Weber – Jr., Williamsport, Md., Shepherd

Second Team
Nathaniel Begley – Oak Hill, W. Va., Concord
Sebastian Bendsen – Fr., Vejen, Denmark, Davis & Elkins
Jeff McGraw – Sr., Princeton, W. Va., Bluefield State
Phil Rutherford – So., Nuneaton Warks, England, Davis & Elkins
Christopher Young – Glasgow, Scotland, Davis & Elkins

Honorable Mention
Shane Chaplin – Sr., Flemington, N.J., Charleston
George Hamrick – Fr., Red House, W. Va., Charleston
Matt Morgan – Jr., Bluefield, Va., Concord
Kevin McDonald – Sr., Erie, Pa., Pitt-Johnstown

* denotes Player of the Year

Player of the Year: Stefan Labuschagne (Concord)
Coach of the Year: Will Johnson (Concord)/Wally Edgell (Davis & Elkins)

Last Reviewed: April 8, 2008