WINCHESTER, Va. -- Ferrum College is in first place at the 2019 Green Turtle Invitational, being hosted today and tomorrow by Shenandoah University at Winchester Country Club.
The Panthers shot a first day score of 301, three strokes better than University of Lynchburg (304) and Bridgewater College (304). Host Shenandoah (307) and Christopher Newport University (307) round out the top five teams in the 12-team field.
Lynchburg's Harry Hodgert and Shenandoah's Blake Woodie share the top spot on the leaderboard after both fired 71s. Bridgewater's Jason Spaar and CNU's Kevin Quinto are tied for third at 73, while Ferrum's Lance Keiser and Hunter Shelton both carded 73s and are tied for fifth.
BEHIND THE WHISTLE
"We played well today. The scores could have easily of been five shots lower from each guy, but we threw away several shots towards the end of the round. We need to clean up the small things and we will be in good shape tomorrow." --Head Coach Erick Cox
MONDAY - DAY TWO
Play resumes Monday morning at Winchester Country Club.