Newberry men's golf tied for 12th after first round at Queens Invitational


Newberry men's golf tied for 12th after first round at Queens Invitational
Monday, October 13, 2008 | by Sophomore Daniel Stanley tied for fourth place

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - The Newberry College men's golf team is tied for 12th place after Monday's first round of The Queens University of Charlotte Invitational at the Pinecrest Golf in Hilton Head, S.C.

The scarlet and gray shot a combined stroke total of 306 (+18) at the par-72, 7,089-yard course. Lander University is in first place after day one on the strength of a stroke total of 284, 4-under par.

Individually, sophomore Daniel Stanley (Inman, S.C.) is tied for sixth place after a 1-under par 71 (37-34) in Monday's first round. Stephen Holmes (Chapin, S.C.) stands in a tie for 42nd with a 77 ( 38-39; +5).

Freshman Matthew Campbell (Rome, N.Y.), sophomore Ben Lown (North Augusta, S.C.), and freshman Ryan Madigan (Waterford, Ireland) are all tied for 61st after each opened the first round with a stroke total of 79. Junior Brandon Burnside (North Augusta, S.C.) entered the tournament as an individual and also finished the first round tied for 61st.

Midwestern State University's Mitch Molen is the individual tournament leader sitting at 7-under par with a first round 65.

The Queens University of Charlotte Invitational (First Round Results)
Pinecrest Golf Club Hilton Head Island, S.C.

Par: 72 Yardage: 7,089

1. Lander University 284 -4
2. Midwestern State University 294 +6
3. Wingate University 295 +7
4. Clayton State University 297 +9
Carson-Newman College 297 +9
6. Queens University of Charlotte 299 +11
Anderson University 299 +11
Pfeiffer University 299 +11
9. Barton College 302 +14
10. Belmont Abbey College 305 +17
Queens University of Charlotte 305 +17
12. Newberry College 306 +18
Mount Olive College 306 +18
Armstrong Altantic State Univ. 306 +18
15. Limestone College 308 +20
16. Catawba College 311 +23
17. Lincoln Memorial University 314 +26
18. Lenoir-Rhyne University 321 +33

Newberry Individuals (First Round Results)
T6. Daniel Stanley 37-34 71 -1
T42. Stephen Holmes 38-39 77 +5
T61. Matthew Campbell 43-36 79 +7
T61. Ben Lown 40-39 79 +7
T61. Ryan Madigan 39-49 79 +7
T61. Brandon Burnside 42-37 79 +7