McAndrew, Hatters Capture Titles at B-CU Invitational
Stetson's David McAndrew carded consecutive 69s to shoot 6-under par and win the Bethune-Cookman Invitational. <br><i>Courtesy ASunPhotos.com</i>
Stetson's David McAndrew carded consecutive 69s to shoot 6-under par and win the Bethune-Cookman Invitational.
Courtesy ASunPhotos.com

Sunday, October 26, 2008

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Stetson junior Dave McAndrew (Barrington, R.I.) defeated his senior teammate Tommy Parker (Palm Beach, Fla.) on the first hole of a sudden death playoff Sunday to win the individual title at the Bethune-Cookman Invitational. The duo each finished the 36-hole event at Indigo Lakes Country Club six under par, leading the Hatters to the team championship at -5, two shots better than Florida Atlantic.

After the first round of the tournament was rained out on Friday, McAndrew fired consecutive three under par rounds of 69 over the weekend while Parker followed up an opening 70 with a sharp four under par 68 on Sunday.

Sophomore Gabe Costa (Tequesta, Fla.) shot 74-69 to finish -1 overall and sophomore Michael Stewart (New Smyrna Beach, Fla.) came in at +8 after rounds of 77-75. Freshman Sam Ryder (Longwood, Fla.) tallied 77-79 for a +12 score.