Young Owls Shine on Day One of Rice Intercollegiate
Rice stands in fifth place heading into Tuesday's final round
Feb. 17, 2014
HOUSTON, Texas – On the opening day of spring competition for Rice University golf, a pair of freshmen led the way for the Owls, who concluded the day in fifth place through 36 holes at Westwood Golf Club. Rice fired a 291-304—595 (+19) on Monday.
Rookie Alex Levy paced the squad with a 70-73—143 (-1) to tie for third overall, just two strokes back of the leader.
Defending champion UTSA stands first place at 581 (+5), in a tie with Cincinnati. Old Dominion is five strokes back in third place and Sam Houston State ranks fourth at 592 (+16).
Cincinnati’s Jared Howard leads the field at 141 (-3), one stroke up on Old Dominion’s Jamison Randall.
The teams close out the event on Tuesday morning with a shotgun start at 8 a.m.