Men's Golf Tied for Fifth at Richard Rendleman Invitational
Monday, March 5, 2007 | by Mengel, Burrows tied at 13th with a 74.

SALISBURY, N.C. Ė The Newberry College menís golf team shot a first round 299 to end day one in a tie for fifth place at the 2007 Richard Rendleman Invitational, held at the par 71-6,665 yard Country Club of Salisbury on Monday.

USC Aiken holds the team lead with a 291 while UNC Pembroke follows with a 295.  Presbyterian is third with a 296 while Carson-Newman sits in fourth-place with a 298.

Individually for Newberry, Hunter Mengel and Billy Burrows shot identical scores of 74 to lead the Indians.  Both players stand in a tie at 13th place.  Brian Rush follows in 24th place with a 75 while Colby Hyduke and Daniel Lee round out the Indian scoring with a 76 and 77 respectively.

The final round will begin tomorrow morning and run throughout the afternoon.

2007 Richard Rendleman Invitational
Country Club of Salisbury
Salisbury, N.C.
Dates: March 5-6, 2007
1st Round Scores
Par 71, 6665 yards

Fin.  Team                             Total    Par
   1  USC Aiken......................    291     +7
   2  UNC Pembroke...................    295    +11
   3  Presbyterian...................    296    +12
   4  Carson-Newman..................    298    +14
t  5  Georgia Southwestern...........    299    +15
t  5  Newberry College...............    299    +15
   7  Lenoir-Rhyne...................    300    +16
t  8  Clayton State..................    302    +18
t  8  Grand Valley State.............    302    +18
  10  Wingate........................    303    +19
  11  Barton.........................    304    +20
  12  Tusculum.......................    307    +23
  13  Charleston.....................    308    +24
  14  Pfeiffer.......................    312    +28
  15  North Greenville...............    315    +31
  16  Catawba........................    316    +32
  17  Mars Hill......................    320    +36

2007 Richard Rendleman Invitational
Country Club of Salisbury
Salisbury, N.C.
Dates: March 5-6, 2007
1st Round Scores
Par 71, 6665 yards (17 teams, 85 players)

Newberry College.............. 299   +15   t- 5th
Billy Burrows.................  74    +3   t-13th
Hunter Mengel.................  74    +3   t-13th
Brian Rush....................  75    +4   t-24th
Colby Hyduke..................  76    +5   t-31st
Daniel Lee....................  77    +6   t-39th