GREENSBORO, N.C. – Junior Drew Mathers is tied for first and the second-ranked Huntingdon men's golf team is fourth after the first round of the O'Briant-Jensen Memorial on Monday.
Mathers matched his best collegiate round with a 2-under-par 69 and is in a three-way tie for first entering Tuesday's final round at the Sedgefield Dye Course. As a team, the Hawks shot a 10-over-par 294 in the first round and are seven strokes off the lead in the 18-team tournament.
Sixth-ranked Guilford and 12th-ranked Greensboro are tied for first at 3-over 287 and seventh-ranked Methodist is third at 8-over 292.
All five Huntingdon golfers playing as a team, and one Hawk playing as an individual, are within 10 strokes of first.
Playing as an individual, freshman Walker Winslette also shot an 8-over 79 and is tied for 49th.
Coming Up: Huntingdon will play in the final round of the O'Briant-Jensen Memorial on Tuesday.