To put: Aiken, South Carolina
Lessons: Palmetto Golf Membership (Par 70, 6,617 yards)
Match: Cleveland Golf Palmetto Intercollegiate
HPU staff standing: T-Ninth of 15 groups (293-286-579, +19)
High HPU Particular person: Brandon einstein, T-24e (73-68-141, +1)
Subsequent HPU spherical: Tuesday March 9 – at Cleveland Golf Palmetto Intercollegiate (Aiken, SC)
AIKEN, SC – The Excessive Level College golf staff occupies a share of ninth place after the primary 36 holes of the Cleveland Golf Palmetto Intercollegiate on Monday, March 8. HPU completed the day with 19 factors and secured the second finest rating amongst establishments from the Deep South on the occasion, with its second spherical rating of 286, the very best within the afternoon convention.
Brandon einstein tempo the Panthers to 1 on, with the No. 54 ranked golfer taking pictures a 68 within the second spherical, a prime 10 spherical within the second half of the day. It was the thirtieth spherical of his profession of par or higher, placing him in a tie for the second such rounds in program historical past. He shot 5 birdies that day, together with 4 within the second spherical, to carry his profession tally to 205 and tied for the fifth most in HPU historical past.
Adam hooker had the very best subsequent day for the Panthers, main the staff after the primary spherical with a par 70. He additionally bugged his first gap, however then traded a birdie and a bogey over the subsequent 4 to return to the earlier than one-over. He birdied within the fifth to return again to even earlier than making an eight and getting a 3rd and closing birdie out of 10 for the 70. The second spherical was not so type to him as he completed at 4. factors with three birdies and 7 bogeys. -to-back bogeys 3 times within the spherical.
First-year pupil Gregor Meyer was the alternative of Hooker, who struggled within the first spherical earlier than taking pictures even within the second spherical. Meyer completed +6 within the morning after taking two double bogeys, however carded three birdies alongside the way in which. He picked up 5 birds within the second spherical for a team-top eight that day, however his second spherical 5 was offset by a quintet of bogeys.
Graduate pupil Alec drained fired a pair of fours however had a shiny spot within the tenth of the primary spherical with an eagle-3 on the par-5, the second eagle of the season from HPU and one in all 5 eagles within the first spherical and the one in all 12 all day. Drained completed the day with a complete of seven birdies, but additionally took two triples. Grady newton accomplished the roster for HPU and struggled all through the day, ending 9 and 5 plus with only one birdie every spherical.
Seventh-seeded Clemson leads the sphere after day one at -20, adopted by UNC Wilmington (-16), Furman (-12) USC Aiken (-8) and VCU (-5) as the one packages below par. Charleston Southern leads the 4 Huge South colleges at +14, 5 strokes forward of HPU.
Excessive Level will look to reload the leaderboard on Tuesday March 9 when the ultimate spherical begins with a shotgun begin at 9 a.m.