March 4, 2007
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. –
Mississippi State and Auburn are tied for first in the team standings and Brad Revell of NC State leads the individual standings after the first round of the Seminole Intercollegiate at Golden eagle Golf Club. The Bulldogs and the Tigers are tied with identical team scores of 290 while Revell leads the individual field after firing a five-under par 67 on the par 72 course under sunny conditions.
Florida State, the host team, is in ninth place in the team standings after firing a first round team total of 300. Seminole sophomore Matt Savage is tied for 10th in the individual standings as he led the Seminoles’ starting line-up with an even par score of 72. Florida State junior Song Jeon, who is playing as an individual, is tied for third in the individual standings after firing a two-under par score of 70 over the first 18 holes.
Mississippi State and Auburn both have two players in the top 10 of the individual standings after the first round of play. The Bulldogs are led by Noah Goldman (two-under par 70, tied for third) and Carlos Sainz (one-under par 71, tied for seventh) while the Tigers are topped by Patton Kizzire and Gordon Strother (both tied for 10th with even par scores of 72).
Revell tops the individual standings with a five-under par score of 67. He received limited support from his teammates – none of who carded scores better than a 78. After Revell’s outstanding first-day finish, the Wolfpack’s second ranked golfer is tied for 57th place with a six- over par score of 78.
The start of the second round of the Seminole Intercollegiate has been pushed back to 10:00 from its original starting time of 8:00 a.m. because of impending frost warnings in the Tallahassee area predicted for Monday morning.
Seminole Intercollegiate/March 4-6/Par 72/First Round FSU Results Golden Eagle Country Club/Tallahassee, Fla. 9/15. Florida State 300 T10. Matt Savage 72 T16. Nicholas Smith 73 T46. Jonas Blixt 77 T57. Cameron Knight 78 T69. Seath Lauer 81 T3. Song Jeon 70 * T61. Torstein Nevestad 79 * * playing as an individual
Seminole Intercollegiate/March 4-6/Par 72/First Round Team Results Golden Eagle Country Club/Tallahassee, Fla. T1. Mississippi St. 290 9. Florida State 300 T1. Auburn 290 10. Vanderbilt 301 3. Charleston 293 11. East Tennessee St 302 4. Northwestern 294 12. Virginia 302 5. UAB 295 13. LSU 303 6. North Carolina 296 14. NC State 304 7. Ole Miss 297 15. Toledo 313 8. UCF 299