Fordham University shot rounds of 284-290--574 (-2) to win the 2017 Ryan T. Lee Memorial Collegiate at Hop Meadow Country Club by eleven shots.
The prestigious Hop Meadow Country Club in Simsbury, Connecticut will welcome the nation's top collegiate programs on September 8th - 10th, 2017.
Under light winds and sunny skies, Fordham University fired a round of four under-par to lead the Ryan T. Lee Memorial Collegiate after day one.
The field is set for the 2017 Ryan T. Lee Memorial Collegiate, with fourteen teams from six different states and provinces seeking to capture the title.

The Ryan T. Lee Memorial Collegiate is open to any NCAA program and will be contested on September 8th - 10th, 2017 at Hop Meadow Country Club in Simsbury, Connecticut. The tournament will be played as a 36-hole stroke play event and will consist of a practice round on Friday, September 8th; 18-holes on Saturday, September 9th; and 18-holes on Sunday, September 10th. Players dinners will also be held on Friday and Saturday nights for all teams.

CHAMPIONSHIP FACTS

PAR AND YARDAGE: Hop Meadow Country Club will measure approximately 6,915 yards in length for the Championship and will play to a par of 36-36--72.

ABOUT THE COURSE: Located in Simsbury, Connecticut, Hop Meadow Country Club is an 18 hole private facility founded in 1961. It has hosted the 1981 NCAA Division 2 National Championship, several USGA Qualifiers, and numerous CSGA Championships.

TEAMS AND FORMAT: The tournament is open to any NCAA golf program, and consistently attracts some of the best collegiate golf programs in the country. Each school brings a team of five players, and four out of the five players scores each day count towards the team total score.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Friday, September 8th- Official Practice Rounds followed by Players Dinner and Opening Ceremony

Saturday, September 9th- First round of tournament (Tee times begin at 11:00am off the 1st tee)

Sunday, September 10th- Final round of tournament (Tee times begin at 10:00 a.m.). Trophy Presentation immediately following the conclusion of play on the veranda adjacent to the clubhouse