Nyack’s Wakefield Wins CACC Conference Golf Championship

Nyack College senior Elliot Wakefield (Moreton Wirral, UK) won the individual title of the 2017 Central Athletic Collegiate Conference Golf Championship, held at Back Creek Golf Club in Middletown, Delaware. Wakefield shot a one-under par 70 on day one of the two​-​day event, including a hole-in-one on the par​-3​ 17th hole, despite steady rain and wind throughout the round. Wakefield also eagled the par-5 16​th hole to cap his sensational opening round. Even more impressive is the fact ​that ​his electrifying finish came after sitting through a ​three​-hour rain delay and despite carding ​two​ bogeys early in his round. Wakefield held on to his lead during day two of the event to win conference individual honors by ​one​ stroke.