GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Washington and Lee men's golf team struggled on Monday, shooting a 336 to rank 13th out of 15 teams after the first day of the O'Briant-Jensen Memorial hosted by Guilford at the Cardinal Golf & Country Club.
Greensboro College leads the event after posting a first round score of 290. The host Quakers are second (291), followed by Methodist (293), Huntingdon (304) and Berry (307).
Greensboro's Scott Novicki is the individual leader, shooting an even-par score of 70.
Sophomore Patrick Clossin (Ooltewah, Tenn. / McCallie School) leads the way for W&L after posting an 80 to tie for 41st overall. Junior Mark Sowinski (Greensboro, N.C. / Bishop McGuinness) carded an 82 to tie for 53rd, while first-year Teddy Corcoran (Rochester, N.Y. / Brighton) and junior Jake Struebing (Amherst, N.Y. / Amherst Central) are both tied for 77th after carding 87. Junior Jack Cottrill (Charlotte, N.C. / Myers Park) posted an 89.
Washington and Lee returns to action on Tuesday with the second and final round from the Cardinal Golf Club.