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ORU Tied for Sixth in Tight Field at David Toms Intercollegiate

ORU Tied for Sixth in Tight Field at David Toms Intercollegiate

The Basics
David Toms Intercollegiate
Location: The University Club (Baton Rouge, La.)
Full Results: David Toms Intercollegiate

BATON ROUGE, La. – The Oral Roberts men's golf team is tied for sixth place nearly halfway through the David Toms Intercollegiate as play was halted in the middle of the second round due to darkness. ORU shot 296 in the first round tying with Mercer after the opening 18 holes. When play was stopped, ORU remained in a tie for sixth, with three teams tied for third just ahead of the Golden Eagles. LSU leads the way in their home tournament after shooting 282 in the first round.

News and Notes
- The leaderboard was bunched up in round one with just four shots separating the third and seventh place teams.

- Grayson Jones is seeing his first action for ORU this season and shot an opening round 75 to finish the round tied for 32nd.

- Cody Burrows had three birdies on the day to lead the Golden Eagles at 73, tying for 16th.

- ORU carded 17 birdies in the first round with all five golfers registering at least three. Jones and Jack Howes each had four birdies.

ORU Individual Results
T16 – Cody Burrows – 73
T24 – Hunter Laughlin – 74
T24 – Jack Howes – 74
T32 - Grayson Jones – 75
T56 – Dustin Hasley - 79

Team Results
1 – LSU – 282
2 – Louisiana – 283
3 – LSU (B) – 292
T4 – North Alabama – 295
T4 – Louisiana Monroe – 295
T6 – ORU – 296
T6 – Mercer – 296
8 – Nicholls State – 298
T9 – Southeastern Louisiana – 303
T9 – Central Arkansas – 303
11 – Pennsylvania – 304
12 – Lamar – 305
13 – Troy – 306
14 – New Orleans – 309  

Up Next
Round two will be completed at 8 a.m. Sunday morning, with round three beginning immediately after.

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