Tech 4th After Day One at Furman
Stinnett records a 72 to lead Hokies
March 23, 2001 GREENVILLE, S.C. - Virginia Tech shot a 292, good for fourth place after the first round of the Furman Intercollegiate Friday afternoon. The event is being played at the 6,791-yard, par 72 Furman University Golf Course in Greenville, S.C. Hokie Ryan Stinnett shot an even-par 72 and is tied for 12th place. Brian Krusoe and Johnson Wagner each shot 73 and are tied for 19th place. Brendon de Jonge shot a 74, good for a tie for 32nd place, and Chris McKeel shot a 77 and is tied for 64th place. Two Hokies are playing the tournament as individuals. Eric Reynolds shot a 79 and is tied for 78th place and Scott Wise shot an 80, good for a tie for 86th place. Host Furman leads the 20-team tournament after shooting three-under par, 285 on day one. Virginia Commonwealth is second with an even-par 288 and Maryland is in third with a 290, two strokes better than the Hokies. Coastal Carolina is fifth with a 293. The second round will be played Saturday, with the finals on Sunday.
FIRST ROUND TEAM RESULTS 1. Furman 285 2. Virginia Commonwealth 288 3. Maryland 290 4. Virginia Tech 292 5. Coastal Carolina 293 6. East Carolina 294 7. Rhode Island 295 8. UNC Wilmington 296 Old Dominion 296 Winthrop 296 11. Wofford 299 Richmond 299 13. UNC Greensboro 301 14. Francis Marion 302 15. Furman "B" 304 UNC Charlotte 304 17. Western Carolina 306 18. Davidson 307 Appalachian State 307 20. Chattanooga 312 21. The Citadel 335