RANDOLPH, NJ — The County College of Morris (CCM) Titans men's golf team has qualified for the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division III National Championships, the third time in seven years the team has accomplished the feat. This year's qualification follows the Titans' back-to-back appearances in 2007 and 2008.
Led by head coach Matt Mugavero and assistant coach Jim Chegwidden, a group of four players will compete in the tournament from June 2 to 7 at the Chautauqua Golf Club in Chautauqua, NY. The team has been anchored this year by Tyler Eike of Rockaway Township and Nick Aemisegeo of Parsippany, who finished second and third at the NJCAA Region XIX Championships at Cape May National Golf Club with scores of 75-79 and 75-81, respectively. Eike was also the runner-up at the Garden State Athletic Conference Championships at High Bridge Hills Golf Club with a score of 74.Eike will be joined by Brian Cherello of Morristown, Damian Garrett of Rockaway Borough and Travis Sackman of Roxbury. Aemisegeo chose to attempt to qualify for the New Jersey Amateur Championships, which conflicts with the national tournament.
Along with the three recent team appearances, Titans have qualified individually five times. In 2004 and 2005, Mike Mrugal, a Morris Knolls High School graduate, qualified. In 2006, Nick Lamberti, a Madison High School graduate, qualified. Robert Gomez, a Roxbury High School graduate, qualified in 2009 and Dan Bentson, a High Point High School graduate, qualified in 2010.
MOORE TOWNSHIP, Pa. - The Region XIX Golf Committee has announced the All-Region Team for 2013.
Rob Singer - Burlington
Tyler Eike - Morris
Nick Aemisego - Morris
Trey Jewel - Del Tech Owens
Troy Heffelfinger - Northampton
Quinton Saxson - Brookdale
Wade Sander - Burlington
Corey Johnson - Burlington
Zac Grimminger - Delaware County
Alex Hampson - Burlington
Burlington County College captured the 2013 Region XIX Division III golf championship and will advance to the NJCAA nationals along with runner-up County College of Morris.
CAPE MAY, NJ - Playing through two days of less than ideal conditions, the Burlington County College men's golf team captured the 2013 Regon XIX Division Golf championship with a two-day team score of 644, to outdistance the County College of Morris by 20 strokes.
Rob Singer of Burlington fired a two-day 149 (75,74) to earn medalist honors, followed by Tyler Eike (154) of Morris, Nick Aemisegeo (156) Morris, Trey Jewel (157) Del Tech and Troy Heffelfinger (158) Northampton.
Bucks County Community College finished in 3rd with a 666, followed by Del Tech at 735, Ocean 737, Northampton 741, Middlesex 761 and Harrisburg 789.
CAPE MAY, NJ - Burlington County College and the County College of Morris are tied after day one of the Region XIX Golf Tournament at Cape May National, with both teams firing team scores of 330.
Bucks County Community College is 3rd at 342, followed by Del Tech at 366, Ocean County College 369, Northampton 375, Middlesex 384 and Harrisburg at 402.
Three golfers carded 75's to earn medalist honors for day one, which was contested in 50 degree temperatures with strong winds and mist.
Paramus, NJ - The Garden State Athletic Conference Annouced the 2013 All-GSAC Golf Team. Burlington County College was well represented as they had four of their golfers selected to the All-GSAC Teams. Rob Singer (Burlington CC) was the Medalist for the GSAC.
First Team All GSAC: Rob Singer (Burlington), Tyler Eike (Morris), Pat Purcell (Middlesex), Quetin Saxod (Brookdale), Nicholas Aemisegeo (Morris).
Second Team All GSAC: Corey Johnson (Burlington), Jim Kramarski (Burlington), CJ Clementi (Middlesex), Wade Sander (Burlington), Robert Carbone (Camden).