Sept. 19, 2017
WASHINGTON - The Georgetown University men's golf team shot an 8-over par 594 on the first day of play at the Memphis Intercollegiate and is in fifth place among 13 teams.
The tournament, being played at Colonial Country Club in Tennessee, concludes on Tuesday.
Little Rock and Middle Tennessee State posted scores of 1-over par 577 and are tied for first place, with Memphis in third place (5-over par 581), Western Kentucky fourth (7-over par 583) and the Hoyas rounding out the top-five teams.
Sophomore Hardin Council (High Point, N.C./Westchester Country Day) leads the Hoyas, standing in a tie for sixth place in the field of 65 golfers at 2-under par 142. He fired a 3-under par 69 in the first round.
Senior Jack Musgrave (Chesterton, Ind./Andrean) shot a 1-under par 143, including a 1-under par 71 in the second round, and is tied for 11th place, while senior Sam Madsen (Madison, Wis./Cardinal Gibbons [Fla.]) is tied for 20th place at 3-over par 147.
Rounding out the lineup for the Blue & Gray are senior Cole Berman (Philadelphia, Pa./The Haverford School), who is tied for 46th place at 8-over par 152, and junior Kevin Jackson (Atlanta, Ga./Marist School), who is tied for 53rd place at 10-over par 154.