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Golfers Four Strokes Back After First Round Of Pinehurst Invite
March 9, 2014
PINEHURST, N.C. - The Loyola University Maryland golf team finished the first round of the Pinehurst Intercollegiate in third place and just four strokes shy of the leader. The Greyhounds shot a 19-over 303 on course No. 8 today and trail Belmont, the tournament leader, which had a team score of 15-over 299.
Belmont leads the team race, followed by No. 50 UNCG in second at 18-over 302. The Greyhounds are third at 19-over 303.
Richmond’s Danny Pizetoski is the lone player to shoot under par through the first round, shooting a 2-under 69. Belmont’s Ben Simpson is second with an even 71 and UNCG’s Taylor Coalson is third with a 1-over 72.
Loyola will return to the course Monday morning for the second round with the third and final round being played on Tuesday.