Freshman Matt Hills is tied for sixth place after the first round of the Whiting-Turner Towson Invite which took place on Monday. Sunday's initial first round and the tournament actually moved to a new venue on Monday. The first round was played at Hog Neck Golf Course in Easton, MD.
As a team the Blue Devils are tied for ninth place out of 22 teams, shooting a round one score of 315.
Hills shot a 75 in the first round to sit in a tie for sixth place overall. Senior Matthew DeJohn is tied for 28th place aftre a 78, while junior Monte Mullen is tied for 45th place after a score of 80. Freshman Nick Direda is tied for 66th with an 82, and sophomore Jack Ayers shot an 87, sitting in a tie for 102nd place. Playing as an individual sophomore Connor Murphy also shot an 87.
At 315 the Blue Devils sit just 16 strokes back of tournament leader Fairleigh Dickinson (299) and just six strokes out of third place. VCU is second (301), followed by Northern Colorado (309), Indiana University of Pennsylvania (310), George Washington (311), Towson (311), Sacred Heart (311) and Seton Hall (313). Central is tied with Robert Morris and LIU Brooklyn for ninth place. There are 22 total teams in the tournament.
The tournament's second round returns to PRospect Bay Country Club and will begin at 8 a.m. Live scoring is available on www.GolfStat.com.
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June 19, 2014 Josephson Advances to CSGA Finals
June 18, 2014 Three Blue Devils Advance to CSGA Match Play
June 18, 2014 Pair of Blue Devils Advance to Final 8 of CSGA Amateur
May 23, 2014 Mullen Shines at CSGA's Palmer Cup
May 16, 2014 Mullen and DeJohn Named All-NEC on Friday
May 3, 2014 Men's Golf in Seventh After Round One of NECs
April 27, 2014 CCSU Tops Bryant in Sunday Shootout
April 22, 2014 Men's Golf Wins Peacock Invitational
April 19, 2014 Men's Golf Fifth at Yale on Saturday
April 14, 2014 DeJohn First, Men's Golf Third at FDU Knights Invitational
April 13, 2014 Men's Golf Fifth After Round One at FDU
April 7, 2014 Men's Golf Finishes Second at Lafayette Invitational
April 6, 2014 Blue Devils 4th of 16 After Round One at Lafayette
April 1, 2014 Men's Golf Finishes Seventh at Towson
March 31, 2014 Men's Golf Tied for Ninth at Towson After Day One
March 24, 2014 Men's Golf Tops NC Wesleyan in Dual Match
February 17, 2014 Men's Golf Tabbed Second in NEC Coaches Poll
November 14, 2013 Men's Golf Pair Named All-New England
October 30, 2013 Mullen Named NEC Golfer of the Month
October 28, 2013 Men's Golf Wins NEIGA Championship; Mullen Wins Individual Title
October 27, 2013 Men's Golf First After Day One at NEIGA; Mullen Leads
October 14, 2013 Men's Golf Climbs to Fifth in Connecticut Cup Final Results
October 6, 2013 Blue Devils Finish Tied for Eighth at Macdonald Cup
October 5, 2013 Men's Golf Completes Second Round at Yale
September 24, 2013 Men's Golf Finishes 11th at VCU Shootout
September 23, 2013 Men's Golf 10th at VCU Shootout After Two Rounds
September 9, 2013 Blue Devils Finish Third at Annual Fall Invite
September 8, 2013 CCSU 6th at CCSU Blue Devil Invitational on Sunday
September 2, 2013 Men's Golf Eighth at Tiger Turning Stone Intercollegiate
September 1, 2013 Men's Golf Opens at Turning Stone Intercollegiate
September 1, 2013 Men's Golf 3rd of 14 After Two Rounds at Turning Stone
July 19, 2013 Men's Golf Set for Fall 2013