FHU Golf solid in day one of Mid-South Conference Tournament

FHU Golf solid in day one of Mid-South Conference Tournament

Mon, Sep. 19, 2016 - [Golf]

MT. JULIET, Tenn. - The Lion and Lady Lion golf teams opened their fall season today in Mt. Juliet, TN, playing in the Mid-South Conference Fall Invitational.

The Lions had a solid first round, highlighted by Easton Lavelle's program tying 67 (-4) at the Windtree Golf Club. He currently sits in third place, one shot off the lead following the opening round Monday. 

Junior Lance Moore also had a solid opening round, shooting a 73 (+2). Ben Burnette's 76, Hudson Huber's 77 and Peyton Hinson's 77 rounded out the scoring. The Lions team score of 293 puts them in fifth place, twelve strokes back of leader Cumberlands (Ky).

The Lady Lions were led by Sophomore Chloe Kraus, as she finished the day with a 77 (+5). She currently is in ninth place. Kraus held the lead throughout the first half of her opening round after shooting 2-under par through nine holes. 

Brittany Myers followed close behind with a 79 (+7). Alex Hodgkinson's 83, Kirsten Parker's 85 and Emily Whitnell's 87 rounded out the scoring. The Lady Lions team score of 324 puts them in fifth place.

Leaderboard following Day One

Women's Day 1 Results

Men's Day 1 Results
Final round action begins tomorrow at 8:30 AM with a shotgun start. Live stats for final round action can be followed at: http://www.golfstat.com/home.html

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