Crusaders nab big lead at league championships heading into final round

Crusaders nab big lead at league championships heading into final round
Monday, April 16, 2018
Crusaders nab big lead at league championships heading into final round

Snow Hill – North Greenville ended Sunday’s first round of the Conference Carolinas within striking distance of first place. The Crusaders took their opportunity on Monday, storming ahead of the field, taking a 12 – stroke edge into Tuesday’s final round.

The Basics

  • Team Score: 288 / 291 (Total – 579)
  • Team Leader: Evan Gfeller (Total – 141 1st Overall)
  • Location: Cutter Creek Country Club (Snow Hill, North Carolina)
  • Host: Barton College

How it Happened

  • Gfeller shot a 72 on day one but chopped off three strokes on Monday to shoot a 69. Gfeller jumped seven spots in the standings after finishing Sunday in a tie for eighth place.
  • Seth Robertson also improved on his round one score on Monday afternoon carding a 70 for his second round. The two-stroke improvement leaves him at two under par for the tournament and in a tie for second place.
  • Austin Duncan sits at even par for the tournament after shooting a 72 on day one while Chase Fisher shot an 80, dropping him to 19th in the overall standings.
  • Josiah Ledford rounded out NGU’s scores posting an 80 for the second day in a row. Ledford sits in 38th place.

Top Five Teams

  1. North Greenville
  2. Barton College
    Limestone
  3. N/A
  4. King
  5. Southern Wesleyan
    Belmont Abbey