Pinehurst Bound

Pinehurst Bound

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Belmont men's golf heads to one of the top golf resorts in the nation as it competes in the Pinehurst Intercollegiate held this Friday-Sunday in Pinehurst, North Carolina.

The Bruins opened their spring season with a fourth place showing at The Invitational at Savannah Harbor.  Freshman McCullough Pickens led BU as he finished in a tie for fourth and earned OVC Player of the Week honors for his efforts. 

This week's Pinehurst Intercollegiate will be played on the Par 72, 7,099 yard Pinehurst #8 Course.  The field features 14 teams, including fellow OVC members Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State, Boston College, Dayton, Old Dominion, and Xavier.  It is ninth straight year that the Bruins have played in this event. 

The tournament is three-day, 54-hole event, with 18 holes played on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. First round play will begin Friday morning at 7:00am CT.  

Live scoring from the event can be found at www.golfstat.com.