Howes' Eagle Highlights Day One of Ram Masters Invitational

Howes' Eagle Highlights Day One of Ram Masters Invitational

The Basics
Event: Ram Masters Invitational, presented by Pedersen Toyota
Location:
 Fort Collins Country Club / Fort Collins, Colo.
Full Results: Ram Masters Invitational – Day 1 Results

FORT COLLINS, Colo. – The Oral Roberts men's golf team started the 2017 fall season Monday at the Ram Masters Invitational, hosted by Colorado State. The Golden Eagles shot 593 (293-300) and are tied with Wichita State for 16th overall. After a tournament record 268 in the first round, Colorado State finished the day with the lead at 548 (268-280).

News and Notes
- Jackson Howes had the best individual round of the day for ORU with a first round 71.

- Howes had ORU's lone eagle on the day, holing out in two on the par four fourth hole. It was one of eight eagles from the entire field on day one.

- Mike Biata was stead throughout the first two rounds with 26 total pars, tied for the third most in the field.

ORU Individual Results
T35 – Jackson Howes – 71-74—145
T42 – Mike Biata – 73-74—147
T75 – Cody Burrows – 73-78—151
T75 – Josh Montgomery – 76-75—151
T90 – Grayson Jones – 78-76—154  

Team Results
1- Colorado State – 268-680—548
2 – UMKC – 281-281—562
3 – Wyoming – 274-289—563
4 – TCU – 282-283—565
5 – Sam Houston State – 280-292—572
6 – Northern Colorado – 282-291—573
7 – Denver – 289-285—574
8 – Grand Canyon – 286-292—578
9 – Illinois State – 290-290—580
10 – Long Beach State – 288-293—581
11 – Pacific – 289-295—584
12 – Utah Valley – 289-297—586
T13 – New Mexico – 293-294—587
T13 – Air Force – 289-298—587
T13 – South Dakota – 293-294—587
T16 – ORU – 293-300—593
T16 – Wichita State – 294-299—593
T18 – South Dakota State – 306-290—596
T18 – Idaho – 297-299—596   

Up Next
The third and final round will tee off from the Fort Collins Country Club Tuesday morning starting at 9:25. ORU will be grouped with New Mexico, Air Force and South Dakota for the final round. Live results can be found on Golf Stat.

For the latest information on ORU athletics, follow @ORUAthletics on Twitter or Instagram or go to www.ORUAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the Golden Eagles by downloading the ORU Athletics Front Row App at ORUAthletics.com/frontrow or the ORU Golden Eagles Live App in iTunes or the Google Play Store.

--- #ORURiseUp ---