Men's golf 10th after day one of Puerto Rico Classic
Sophomore Gareth Shaw is tied for tenth after one round at the Puerto Rico Classic.
Sophomore Gareth Shaw is tied for tenth after one round at the Puerto Rico Classic.

Sunday, February 26, 2006

San Juan, P.R. (February 26, 2006) - The ETSU men's golf squad opened the spring schedule with a first round 292, and sit in 10th place after the first round of the Puerto Rico Classic.

 

The University of Alabama leads the 18-team field by one stroke over second place Georgia, firing a opening round 280.  There is four-way tie four first on the individual leader board with Georgia's Todd Brendon, Florida's Brett Stegmaier, Arizona State's Lenny Park and Texas' Farren Keenan all shooting four-under par 68.

 

Sophomore Gareth Shaw (Lisburn, Northern Ireland) paced the Bucs with an opening round two-under 70, and is tied for 10th.  Freshman Jordan Findlay (Fraserburgh, Scotland) shot even-par and is tied for 25th.  2005 All-American Rhys Davies (Bridgend, Wales) is tied for 38th after firing a first round two-over 74.  Freshman Adam Hodkinson (Dore, England) finished round one with a four-over 76, good for a tie for 56th, and sophomore Cian McNamara (Limerick, Ireland) rounded out the scoring effort with a first round seven-over 79 and is tied for 76th.

 

The tournament continues with second round play tomorrow and concludes with round three on Tuesday, February 28.

Follow ETSU Athletics on Twitter Twitter and become a fan on Facebook Facebook.
MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU 79 Final
Nov 21 Saint Francis University 63
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville 87 F
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. ETSU 98
MBB ETSU 69 F
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Winthrop 64
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Indiana State University 76
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 26, 12:00 p.m. Indiana University 97
WBB ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Nov 29, 5:00 p.m. Virginia Tech University
MBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 1, 7:00 p.m. Morehead State
WBB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Dec 3, 5:00 p.m. George Mason University
MBB Western Carolina Freedom Hall
Dec 3, 8:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Huntsville, Ala.
Dec 6, 6:00 p.m. Alabama A&M University
MBB UNC Greensboro Freedom Hall
Dec 13, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB Eastern Kentucky University Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 13, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 15, 12:00 p.m. Morehead State University
MBB ETSU Richmond, Ky.
Dec 16, 7:00 p.m. Eastern Kentucky
WBB ETSU Wilmington, N.C.
Dec 19, 11:30 a.m. University of North Carolina Wilmington