May 14, 2018
Norman, Okla. - The No. 46 Virginia men’s golf team is in 11th place after the opening round at the NCAA Regional in Norman, Okla. The Cavaliers shot 9-over 297 during the opening round. Oklahoma, playing on its home course, leads the 14-team field at 5-under 283.
The top-five teams from the three-round tournament will advance to the NCAA Championships. UVA finished the first day of play seven strokes behind fifth-place San Diego State (290).
Sophomore Ashton Poole (Charlotte, N.C.) led UVA on Monday by shooting 1-over 73. He finished the round in 21st place. Freshman Jimmie Massie (Lynchburg, Va.) was one shot behind him in 28th place. Senior Danny Walker (Bradenton, Fla.) and junior Thomas Walsh (High Point, N.C.) are tied for 36th after shooting 3-over 75. Sophomore Andrew Orischak (Hilton Head Island, S.C.) shot 76 and is in 51st place.
UVA is paired with BYU and San Diego State on Tuesday. They will start their second rounds at 8:55 a.m. CT from the 10th tee. Live scoring is online at Golfstat.com.
NCAA Norman Regional
Jimmie Austin OU Golf Club
Par 72, 7,452 yards
1. Oklahoma 283
2. Auburn 288
2. Arkansas 288
2. North Florida 288
5. San Diego State 290
7. Florida State 293
6. Missouri-Kansas City 293
8. Nevada 294
9. Pepperdine 295
9. BYU 295
11. Virginia 297
12. Sam Houston State 301
13. Prairie View A&M 315
14. Navy 323
1. Blaine Hale, Oklahoma 67
2. Quade Cummins, Oklahoma 69
2. Wiliam Buhl, Arkansas 69
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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