Â /Demon Deacons 20^th after opening round/
TOLEDO, Ohio â€“ *Freshman Daniel Meggs went 1-under par on his secondÂ
nine holes to finish with a round of 2-over 73 and lead the Wake ForestÂ
Fellow freshman Lee Bedford made a pair of birdies in his round ofÂ
4-over 75 while senior Dustin Groves and juniors Brendan Gielow andÂ
Travis Wadkins all posted rounds of 77.
â€œWe just didnâ€
head coach Jerry Haas. â€œOne or two holes seem to get us today and we hadÂ
a few three putts that didnâ€
going to take something around 23, 24, 25-over to get in the top-8 byÂ
the end of the week. We didnâ€
round but weâ€
The Demon Deacons opened the round under threatening skies and by theÂ
second hole, it began to rain. The light rain stayed in the area forÂ
most of the first nine but resided on the back nine.
Wake posted the seventh-best round of the morning wave and finished theÂ
day in 20^th place. The Deacs are just eight strokes out of eighth placeÂ
as the top-8 teams at the end of 54-holes will move onto to match-playÂ
which will determine the team champion.