Senior Monte Mullen shot day one rounds of 75 and 71 and sits in fourth place as the Central Connecticut men's golf team sits in fifth place of 11 teams after the first two rounds of the Turningstone Tiger Intercollegiate on Sunday afternoon. The tournament is hosted by the University of Missouri and is played at Turningstone Country Club in New York.
The Blue Devils shot a round one score of 314 to sit in fifth place after the first round of the day. They improved 15 strokes in the second round, shooting a 299, to total 613 (+37), just one shot back of Villanova for fourth place overall.
Missouri is in first place (585), followed by Cleveland State (590), Detroit (606) and then Villanova (612) and CCSU (613).
Mullen is in fourth place, three strokes behind a trio of individuals who all sit at -1 (143) after the first day of competition. Mullen shot 75 in the first round and followed it up with a 71 to shoot +2 in his first 36 holes.
Junior Jack Ayers (77-76) is tied for 18th place, while sophomore Bryant Bolden (82-75) is tied for 27th and sophomore Matt Hills (82-77) is tied for 31st. Sophomore Matthew Mahlke (80-80) is tied for 38th place overall.
The tournament will conclude on Monday.
May 13, 2015 Mullen Named All-Conference
May 2, 2015 Mullen Tied for 3rd, Men's Golf 6th at NECs
May 1, 2015 Blue Devils in 7th After Day One at NEC's
April 12, 2015 Mullen Ties for Sixth at TDID Collegiate
April 6, 2015 Hills First, Blue Devils Third at Lafayette on Monday
April 5, 2015 Men's Golf Tied for First at Lafayette
April 1, 2015 Mullen Named NEC Golfer of the Week
March 31, 2015 Mullen Finishes Third at Wildcat Invitational
March 30, 2015 Men's Golf Tied for Seventh at Wildcat Invitational
March 10, 2015 Men's Golf Finishes Third at Lonnie Barton Invitational
March 9, 2015 Men's Golf in Second at Lonnie Barton Invitational
February 16, 2015 Men's Golf Picked Fourth in NEC Coaches Poll
October 27, 2014 Hills Wins NEIGA Division I Individual Title
October 26, 2014 Men's Golf Fourth After Day One at NEIGA
October 14, 2014 Men's Golf Climbs to Fifth at UConn Cup
October 13, 2014 Men's Golf Moves to 9th After Second Round at UConn
September 27, 2014 Men's Golf Vaults to 4th at Tuxedo Invitational
September 26, 2014 Men's Golf Climbs to 7th at Tuxedo Invitational
September 13, 2014 Men's Golf Finishes Play at St. John's
September 8, 2014 Men's Golf Finishes T7th at CCSU Fall Invite
September 7, 2014 Men's Golf Tied for Sixth at CCSU Fall Invite
September 1, 2014 Men's Golf T4th, Mullen T2nd at Turning Stone
August 31, 2014 Mullen Fourth, Blue Devils Fifth at Turningstone