GREENSBORO, NC—The Greensboro College Pride men’s golf team got their 2013 season started on Sunday, at the Tournament Town Championship Preview tournament. The tournament is being held at Grandover Resort in Greensboro, NC, which is the host site for the 2013 NCAA Division III National Championship. The Pride, currently leading the 18 team field after day one of two with a score of +7 (295) to give them a two stroke lead over Transylvania.
Greensboro was led in the first round by Greg Pappas, who shot a tournament leading two under par 70. The Pride also got a great day by Nick Peoples who shot a one over 71 to be sitting in fourth out of the 90 individual participants.
Greensboro also booked a 74(+2) by John Grimes, 78 (+6) by Christopher Cox and 82 (+10) from Brian Citzer.
Greensboro will be back in action for day two of the tournament at the par 70 Grandover East Course. Greensboro College will be grouped with Transylvania and Illinois Wesleyan. The three teams will be the last groups to tee off on the front nine, starting at 9:39 am.