WATERVILLE, Ireland - The University of Richmond men's golf team began play at the Waterville Collegiate in Waterville, Ireland on Monday morning, carding a team score of 317 (+29). The Spiders sit in second place five strokes behind Davidson, who leads the four-team tournament with a score of 312 (+24).
Leading the way for the Spiders in round one was senior Nick Austin, who carded a 77 (+5) to sit in third place. Classmate Daniel Walker and freshman David Germann sit just one stroke behind Austin in a tie for fourth after shooting rounds of 78 (+6).
Playing as individuals, senior Austin Romeo is tied for seventh with a total of 79 (+7), while sophomore Danny Pizetoski is tied for 10th with an 80 (+8). Freshman John David Sanderson is in 15th place with a score of 82 (+10).
The Richmond Spiders men's golf team will play the second and final round of the Waterville Collegiate on Tuesday morning.
Waterville Golf Links - Par 72
First Round Team Standings
1. Davidson 312 (+24)
2. Richmond 317 (+29)
T3. Washington & Jefferson 334 (+46)
T3. Rutgers 334 (+46)
3. Nick Austin 77 (+5)
T4. Daniel Walker 78 (+6)
T4. David Germann 78 (+6)
T18. Colin McDade 84 (+12)
T18. Jack Wilkes 84 (+12)
T7. Austin Romeo 79 (+7) **
T10. Danny Pizetoski 80 (+8) **
15. John David Sanderson 82 (+10) **
** Playing as an individual