Southern Wesleyan A and B Teams in Top Five After First Round

Photo by John Bolton Photography
Photo by John Bolton Photography

Anderson, SC – After the first round of the Anderson Invitational on Monday, both Southern Wesleyan's A and B Teams are in the top five.  The Warriors A team is sitting in third place after hitting five over par as a team.  The A team is followed by the B team in fifth place.


Tournament Vitals

A Team Round One : 293

B Team Round One : 302


How It Happened

A Team

Freshman Carter Rains and junior Eric Shea led the Warriors in the tournament.  Both Rains and Shea shot 72 in the first round of competition to put them in a tie for 6th place.  They were followed by Thomas Nielsen in a tie for fourteenth place after shooting two over par with a 74.

Sitting in a tie for 20th, Noah Mullens shot three over par in the first round to give him a first round score of 75.  Zach Huebner rounded out the A Team.  Huebner shot a 77 in his first round to put him in 27th place.


B Team

Jackson Whitfield and Jiras Singnoi kicked things off for the B Team in the Anderson Invitational.  Both Whitfield and Singnoi shot two over par for a 74 in the first round to put them in a tie for fourteenth place alongside teammate Thomas NielsenSeve Anfindsen follow them in a tie for 20th place after shooting a 75.

In his first tournament wearing the Warrior blue, junior Nick Howell shot a 79 to put him in a tie for 33rd place.  Howell was followed by freshman Jenkins Dwight in 53rd place after shooting a 98.


What's Next

Southern Wesleyan will conclude the Anderson tomorrow.  They will then take part in the Kiawah Invitational on September 16-17.  The Men's Golf team will then take part in the North Georgia Invitational on September 30 and October 1, before concluding their fall season on October 21-22 at the Miami Intercollegiate.