Tiffin, Ohio- The University of Findlay men's golf program completed day one at the TU Kyle Ryman Invitational on Monday, October 7. The Oilers are currently in third place out of a field of 15 teams with a 36-hole score of 588 (292, 296). They will enter the final round 11 strokes back of tournament host and team leader, Tiffin University.
Senior Sam Griffith led the Oilers with a 142 and heads into the final round in a tie for second. He shot a 2-under par round of 70 before following with an even-par 72 and will look to capture the individual title and help the Oilers move up the leaderboard tomorrow. He won this tournament last year with a three round total of 210 (-6).
Freshman Holden Sribner and sophomore Hunter Foltz are tied for ninth after they each posted a 147. Sribner shot a 76 in the first round and came back with a 1-under par score of 71 in the second for his total while Foltz went 75 and 72 during his two rounds.
Freshman Connor Ohlich (76, 75 – 151), senior Grant Ricketts (75, 77 – 152), senior Luke Kelly (78, 75 – 153), junior Brock Kehres (78, 77 – 155), junior Drew Prater (78, 77 – 155), and freshman Jack Soper (76, 79 – 155) are also competing for Findlay at the event.