CRUSADERS IN 13TH PLACE AFTER 1ST ROUND OF RENDLEMAN
Monday, March 7, 2011

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.