Lorenzetti won the Southern Conference men’s golf championship, becoming the first freshman in program history to win the tournament, as he helped the CofC men’s team to a third-place finish at the Daniel Island Club on Tuesday. Lorenzetti shot a two-under 70 to claim medalist honors and was the only player in the tournament field to shoot under-par. He also earned SoCon Freshman of the Year honors.
Newman, the SoCon Player of the Year, led College of Charleston to its fifth-straight Southern Conference women’s tennis championship title. With the championship bout tied at three, Newman battled Elon’s Jordan Johnston to a 5-5 tie and eventually won on a 26-minute, 26-point game that clinched the match and gave CofC the conference tournament championship.
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