Men's Golf

Men's Golf in Fifth Against Strong Field After One Day of John A. Burns Intercollegiate

Men's Golf in Fifth Against Strong Field After One Day of John A. Burns Intercollegiate

KAUA'I, Hawaii – In the first action of the spring season, Santa Clara men's golf is in fifth place at the John A. Burns Intercollegiate. The Broncos are the only team in the top-six that is not ranked in the top-50.

Santa Clara shot a 1-under 287 as a team on Wednesday, three shots behind No. 46 BYU and five shots behind No. 23 UNLV. The Broncos are 19 shots behind No. 4 Virginia, who leads the field.

Hayden Shieh, Matt McCarty, and Charlie Watson are tied for 14th with a 1-under 71 after 18 holes to lead the Broncos. Michiel Eyre III is tied for 51st with a 2-over 74 and Hassan Said shot a 76 and is tied for 69th at 4-over.

Derek Ackerman competed as an individual and shot a 5-over 77 to sit tied for 80th.

Santa Clara First Round Individual Results

T14.. Hayden Shieh 71 (-1)
T14. Matt McCarty 71 (-1)
T14. Charlie Watson 71 (-1)
T51. Michiel Eyre III 74 (+2)
T69. Hassan Said 76 (+4)
T80. Derek Ackerman* 77 (+5)

*Competing as an individual