Jacks in 4th after day one in Texas

MONTGOMERY, Texas – The South Dakota State men’s golf team sits in fourth place after one day of competition at the Bentwater Intercollegiate.

The Jacks are +5 as a team and are in a tie for fourth, only five strokes behind Texas State, who leads the field.

Sam Houston and Midland Community College are tied for second at +3. South Alabma is tied with SDSU.

SDSU was paced by Jack Taner on day one. He tallied four birdies to finish 2-under and is in a tie for second place, only one shot off the leader.

Noah Boraas was the next best Jackrabbit. He is +1 after 18 holes and in a tie for 18th place. Matthew Schaefer and Liam Georgiadis were both one shot behind Boraas and are tied for 33rd. Jonah Dohrer rounds out the Jacks at +4 and is in 41st.

Texas State’s Terrin Anderson is in first place after day one after shooting a 68. Sam Houston’s Chad Sewell, Rice’s Raghav Chugh and Midland’s Samual McKenzie are tied with Tanner for second.

There are eight players that tied for sixth with a 70.

SDSU was the best team on par-4 holes Monday, averaging 3.96 strokes and going -2 as a team on those holes

The Jackrabbits will play day two of the event Tuesday.

Team Leaderboard
1    Texas State                285          +1
T2   Sam Houston             287          +3
T2   Midland CC                287          +3
T4   South Alabama          289          +5
T4   South Dakota State    289          +5
6    Florida Atlantic           290          +6
7    UT-Rio Grande Valley  292          +8
T8   UTSA                       294          +10
T8   Rice                         294          +10
10   Nicholls State           296          +12
11   Houston Baptist        304          +20
12   Prairie View A&M       322          +38



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