Newberry B-team tied for fourth place at Tusculum Fall Classic
Monday, September 29, 2008 | by Ryan Madigan shoots 2-under par and is tied for third

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. - Newberry College men's golf B-team is tied for fourth at the Tusculum Fall Classic at the Link Hills Country Club in Greeneville, Tenn. after the first round of play was completed on Monday afternoon.

Newberry trails fellow South Atlantic Conference members Tusculum College, Catawba College, and Wingate University by seven strokes after shooting a 290 on day one at the par-71, 6,763-yard course. The Pioneers, Catawba Indians, and Bulldogs are all tied for first place with each scoring a 283.

Individually, freshman Ryan Madigan (Waterford, Ireland) came out of the gate strong with a stroke total of 69, 2-under par, on the first 18 holes and is tied for third place.

Drew Falvey (Murrels Inlet, S.C.), also a freshman, is tied for 25th after shooting 1-over par (73) on Monday while sophomore John Allen Meetze (Chapin, S.C.), junior Sean Collard (Gauteng, South Africa), and junior Brandon Burnside (North Augusta, S.C.) are all tied for 30th after shooting a trio of 74's.

Newberry will continue play on Tuesday morning.

Tusculum Fall Classic (First Round Results)
Link Hills Country Club Greenville, TN

Par: 71 Yardage: 6,763


1. Tusculum College 283 -5
Catawba College 283 -5
Wingate University 283 -5
4. Newberry College 290 +2
Limestone College 290 +2
6. North Greenville University 292 +4
7. Walters State Junior College 293 +5
Lincoln Memorial University 293 +5
9. Tusculum College Black 296 +6
10. Mars Hill College 297 +7
11. Spartanburg Methodist CC 300 +12
12. Lenoir-Rhyne College 301 +11

Newberry Individuals (First Round Results)
T3. Ryan Madigan 34- 35 69 -2
T25. Drew Falvey 38- 35 73 +2
T30. John Allen Meetze 38- 36 74 +3
T30. Sean Collard 36- 38 74 +3
T30. Billy Burrows 39- 35 74 +3