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Orischak Leads UVA During 1st Round at Burns Intercollegiate

Andrew Orischak
Andrew Orischak

Feb. 15, 2018

Lihu'e, Hawaii - The Virginia men's golf team opened its spring schedule Thursday at the John Burns Intercollegiate in Lihue, Hawaii. The Cavaliers shot 3-over 291 and completed the day in ninth place in the 20-team field. UNLV posted the day's best round, finishing at 18-under 270. The Rebels hold a 13-shot advantage of second place Texas A&M.

The Cavaliers were led by sophomore Andrew Orischak (Hilton Head Island, S.C), who shot 1-under 71 and ended the round in 18th place. Junior Thomas Walsh (High Point, N.C.) and sophomore Ashton Poole (Charlotte, N.C.) are tied for 34th at 1-over 73. Freshman WeiWei Gao (Cebu City, Philippines) is 46th at 74 and senior Danny Walker (Bradenton, Fla.) rounded out UVA's scoring with a 75 to complete the first round in 61st place.

The 54-hole event runs through Saturday.

John Burns Intercollegiate
Wailua Golf Course
Lihu'e, Kaua'i, Hawaii
Par-72, 6,991 yards
First Round Results

Team Results
 1. UNLV               270
 2. Texas A&M          283
 3. North Carolina     284
 3. BYU                284  
 5. St. Mary's         285
 5. Utah               285      
 7. Long Beach State   287
 8. Arizona            288
 9. Virginia           291
10. Grand Canyon       293
11. Washington State   296
12. Fresno State       297
13. UC Irvine          298
14. UTEP               299        
15. New Mexico         300    
16. UNC Wilmington     301
16. CSU Northridge     301
18. UC Santa Barbara   303
19. Northern Colorado  307
20. Hawaii             309

Individual Leaders 1. Shintaro Ban, UNLV 65 2. Harry Hall, UNLV 67 2. David Laskin, Arizona 67

Virginia Results 18. Andrew Orischak 71 34. Thomas Walsh 73 34. Ashton Poole 73 46. WeiWei Gao 74 61. Danny Walker 75




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