Tech In Third After Round One of Ironwood Intercollegiate
Stinnett tied for the lead
March 11, 2001 GREENVILLE, N.C. - Virginia Tech shot a 298, good for third place after the first round of the Ironwood Intercollegiate Sunday afternoon. The event is being played at the 7,049-yard Ironwood Golf Club in Greenville, N.C. Hokie Ryan Stinnett is tied with Alex Larrazabal of Coastal Carolina for first place, after shooting an opening-round 71. Johnson Wagner is tied for fifth place with a 73 and Chris McKeel shot a 75, good for a tie for 18th place. Brendon de Jonge shot a 79 and is tied for 45th place and Brian Krusoe shot an 80 and is tied for 55th place. Furman leads the 18-team tournament after shooting an opening round 294. Host East Carolina is second with a 297, one stroke better than the Hokies. Coastal Carolina is fourth with a 301 and UNC Wilmington is fifth with a 303. The second round will be played on Monday, before the tournament wraps up on Tuesday afternoon.
FIRST ROUND TEAM RESULTS 1. Furman 294 2. East Carolina 297 3. Virginia Tech 298 4. Coastal Carolina 301 5. UNC Wilmington 303 6. UNC Charlotte 305 7. Georgia Southern 309 Charleston Southern 309 9. Greensboro College 310 10. Old Dominion 313 11. Idaho State 314 12. Francis Marion 316 13. Chattanooga 317 Davidson 317 15. Connecticut 319 16. Belmont Abbey 320 17. Seton Hall 321 18. Wofford 322 Georgetown 322