Men's Golf 12th after first round of Presbyterian College Intercollegiate
Monday, February 19, 2007 | by Lee tied for 16th after first round.

CLINTON, S.C. Ė The Newberry College menís golf team shot a first round total of 326, good for 12th place after day one of the Presbyterian College Intercollegiate on Monday afternoon at the par 72-6,834 yard Musgrove Mill Golf Course.

Presbyterian leads the field with a score of 298.  Georgia College & State University is second with a 300 while USC Upstate and Wofford College follow with a 307 and 311 respectively.  Carson-Newman College rounds out the top five with a score of 312.

Individually for Newberry, senior Daniel Lee leads the Indians with a five-over par 77, good for a tie for 16th-place.  Lee shot a one-over par 37 on the front nine to lead Newberry.  Senior Hunter Mengel is tied for 32nd with a 79.

Presbyterianís Rob Varner leads the individual field with a 71.  Niclas Johannsen of GCSU is second with an even-par 72.

The final round will begin tomorrow morning with a 9:30 a.m. start.

Presbyterian College Intercollegiate
Musgrove Mill Golf Course
Clinton, S.C.
Dates: Feb. 19-20, 2007
1st Round Scores
Par 72, 6834 yards

Fin.  Top 20 teams                     Total    Par
   1  Presbyterian...................    298    +10
   2  Georgia College & State........    300    +12
   3  USC Upstate....................    307    +19
   4  Wofford........................    311    +23
   5  Carson-Newman..................    312    +24
   6  USC Aiken......................    313    +25
   7  North Greenville...............    316    +28
   8  Catawba........................    318    +30
   9  Anderson.......................    319    +31
t 10  Coker..........................    320    +32
t 10  Lander.........................    320    +32
  12  Newberry College...............    326    +38
  13  Lenoir-Rhyne...................    327    +39
t 14  UNC Pembroke...................    328    +40
t 14  Wofford........................    328    +40
  16  Wingate........................    331    +43
  17  Mars Hill......................    353    +65


Newberry College.............. 326   +38     12th
Daniel Lee....................  77    +5   t-16th
Hunter Mengel.................  79    +7   t-32nd
Colby Hyduke..................  84   +12   t-60th
Brandon Burnside..............  86   +14   t-68th
Michael Edwards#..............  95   +23   t-85th
Sean Collard..................  96   +24   t-87th
# Indicates individual player