Catawba, NC – The North Greenville men’s golf team was in 13th place in a field of 17 teams at the Richard Rendleman Invitational in Salisbury, NC with a first round total of 309. The Crusaders trail leaders UNC Pembroke and Queens University of Charlotte which both shot a first round 292.
Senior Andrew Beck leads NGU with a first round 72, which tied him for 7th place. He is only four strokes behind leader Gavin Hay of Carson Newman College. Other NGU players included Josh O’Neal (76 – T 32), Harrison Martin (78 – T 50), Austin Green (83 – T 82), and Danny Dippel (84 – 84th).
The final round is Tuesday. Catawba is hosting the event at the 6,665-yard, Par-71 Country Club of Salisbury.