|Title:||Class of 2006|
The 1983-84 golf team finished in a tie for third place at the at the Division III National Championship match. The team score of 1,219 was the lowest score of any New England Team in the NCAA championship tournament prior to 2000. The third place finish is also the second best of a New England school as UMass-Dartmouth's 2nd place finish in 1977 is the only team that has fared better.
Jim Bombard and Scott Fairbanks were both earned their way onto the 1983-84 All-American Team. The team finished the year ranked 1st in New England and placed two golfers on the New England 1st team in Jim Bombard and Scott Fairbanks while placing another pair on the 2nd team Terry O'Hara and Matthew Stephens.
In the fall portion of the season, the Lancers finished
2nd at the ECAC's and 3rd at New Englands
getting medalist honors in both tournaments with Bombard winning at
ECAC's and Fairbanks winning at New Englands. Coach Bob
Devlin was chosen as NCAA Coach of the Year at the conclusion of
the 1983-84 year.
Team Members: Jim Bombard, Jay Cunningham, Scott Fairbanks, Dan Jankaitis, John Lajoie, Chip Mannix, Terry O'Hara, Thomas Paradise, Matt Stephens and Vin Sasso.