Event: 2016 Summit League Men's Golf Championship
ORU Team Scores/Place: 311 / T7th
Location: Sand Creek Station Golf Course / Newton, Kan.
NEWTON, Kan. – Despite solid rounds from the number three and four golfers, the Oral Roberts men's golf team will spend the next two days trying to make up ground after shooting 311 to put themselves in a tie for seventh in the first round of the Summit League Championship.
News & Notes
- Listed as the number four golfer on the lineup, Blake Brorman led the way with a 75, including a -1 on the back nine and sits in a tie for 11th overall.
- Trevor Torgerson finished the front nine -1 with two birdies, one bogie and six pars in the middle and sits tied for 15th after day one.
- Although South Dakota State jumped out to a 12-shot lead on the rest of the field, ORU is just seven shots behind second place.
Complete Team Results
1 – South Dakota State – 292
2 – Omaha – 304
3 – IPFW – 305
4 – Denver – 306
5 – North Dakota State – 307
6 – Western Illinois – 308
T7 – ORU – 311
T7 – IUPUI – 311
9 – South Dakota - 314
Action will continue Monday and Tuesday from Sand Creek Station. ORU will play the second round alongside South Dakota and IUPUI as the teams tee off beginning at 8 a.m.
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