Eastern Connecticut State University
Willimantic, CT – Fourteen student athletes competed in the inaugural season of the men’s golf team at Eastern Connecticut State University this fall 2020 semester. Among the student athletes is junior John Ahern of Woodbridge, who majors in Physical Education.
After a 38-year hiatus, men’s golf returned to Eastern this 2020-21 academic year, making it the university’s 17th Little East Conference (LEC) championship-eligible sport. A season highlight was the team’s October victory of the 2020 Little East Conference Virtual Men’s Golf Invitational, in which all five participating teams played at their respective home courses. Eastern’s top four golfers finished a combined six-over-par, yielding a nine-stroke win over runner-up University of Southern Maine. The team is led by head coach Chris Wojick ‘11.