Back in the Midstate

Back in the Midstate

**MONDAY UPDATE -- Due to heavy rain, the tournament will begin at 1:15pm Monday afternoon and will be shortened to a 36 hole event. **

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Belmont men's golf returns to the links this week as they compete at the APSU Intercollegiate on Monday and Tuesday at Greystone Golf Club in Dickson, Tennessee.

Entering this week's event, the Bruins are coming off an eighth place showing at the Hummingbird Intercollegiate in North Carolina two weeks ago.  Sophomore Jack Uselton led BU with a 10th place finish and a three round score of 208.

Senior Daniel Booker leads the team in scoring average at 71.5, which ranks 11th among all OVC golfers.  Freshman Coleman Jones has also had a good start to his first season as a Bruin, averaging 73.3

This week's APSU Intercollegiate is hosted by fellow OVC member Austin Peay and will be held at Greystone Golf Club in Dickson, Tennessee, just west of Nashville.  It will be a two-day, 54-hole event, with 36 holes contested Monday and 18 on Tuesday.  The course will play to a par 72 and a length of 7,000 yards.

The field features 10 teams, including seven OVC squads: Austin Peay, Belmont, Eastern Illinois, Murray State, SIUE, Tennessee State, and UT-Martin. 

First round play will begin Monday morning with a 8:00am shotgun start.  Live scoring can be found at BelmontBruins.com or Birdiefire.com. 

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