Phoenix, Md. -- University of Lynchburg's men's golf team carded a two-day total of 54-over-par 630 Sunday and Monday to take second place at the Goucher Invitational at Hillendale Country Club.
Freshman Ben Ailsworth (Lynchburg, Va.) captured medalist honors to lead the way for the Hornets, shooting rounds of 70 and 82 on his way to a two-stroke tournament win.
The Hornets carried a six-shot lead after Day 1 with a 9-over 297 but battled much tougher conditions in Monday's second round, struggling to a 45-over 333.
Senior Branson Terrell (Lynchburg, Va.) also posted a top-five finish, shooting 71-85--156 to tie for fourth.
Host Goucher topped the seven-team field by two strokes with a two-day total of 628.
Lynchburg will take the course again April 28-30 at the Old Dominion Athletic Conference championships at Bryan Park Golf Course in Browns Summit, N.C.