Mars Hill sits in first place after round one of MHU Invitational

Mars Hill sits in first place after round one of MHU Invitational

FLETCHER, N.C. - The Mars Hill men's golf team ended Monday's round one in first place at the Mars Hill University Fall Invitational held at the Broadmoor Golf Links.

The team shot a combined 298 which put the Lions five strokes ahead of second place Tusculum.  The Mars Hill B-team placed fifth with a total score of 347.

Nicholas Boone sits in third place overall and is one stroke off of the lead after shooting a first round 73.  Xisco Llinas, Will Byrd and Callum Ritchie all finished the day +3, tied for sixth overall.

Stephen Thomasson rounded out the A-team with a 12th place finish, shooting a +4 first round.

Christian Ethier, Carter Phillips, Jordan Fehr and Jose Moreno rounded out the field.

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The Mars Hill University Fall Invitational will wrap up Tuesday afternoon.