Men’s Patriot Golf in 3rd at Lions Classic

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The Patriot Men’s Golf Team posted a first round 306 at Hardscrabble Country Club on Monday and currently hold the third place position.  Led by Sophomore Jamie Youree, the Patriots will begin Tuesday’s final round only seven shots behind the first place Jets of Newman University.

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Youree carded a three-over par 73 on Monday with a front nine 36 and back nine 37 en route to his sixth place current position.  Youree will begin Tuesday’s concluding round three shots back of the tournament leader.  “Very pleased with the way that Jamie competed on Monday despite the conditions – we will look to post a solid round on Tuesday,” shared Head Coach Kenny Trapp.

Junior Johnny Antle carded a pair of 38’s on the front and back nine at Hardscrabble to shoot a six-over par 78, respectively, and sits tied for 13th overall.  Senior Austin Struble (78), Senior Jeffrey Juillerat (79), and Freshman Kyle Beard (84) rounded out efforts for the Patriots on Monday.

The team will be back in action on Tuesday for the final round of the Lions Class at Hardscrabble Country Club.