Bristol, TN – After the first round of the King College Collegiate, the North Greenville men’s golf team is in third place after an opening round team total of 299.
The Crusaders are just one shot behind second place team Milligan College but face a tough uphill battle to catch host King College who opened with a team total of 281, 19 shots ahead of North Greenville.
In the individual standings, sophomore Josh O’Neal opened with an even-par round of 70, which was good for 4th place as three members of the King team are tied for first with an opening round 69.
Junior Danny Dippel is tied for 7th after his best round of 2011, a four-over par 74. Senor Chancen Blackwood is tied for 14th with an opening round 76, while freshmen Tucker MacDonald and Sam Goodnight each shot a first round 79 and sit tied for 23rd heading into the final round of play.