GREENSBORO, N.C. — Franklin & Marshall is tied for 24th after the first round of the 2018 NCAA Men's Golf Tournament, held at the Grandover Resort on the par-72, 3,690-yard East Course. Rain halted yesterday's action and the Diplomats finished off round one earlier this morning. F&M will resume round two today at 11:00 a.m. on the West Course. After today's round, the field will be cut down to the top-18 teams.
Live results for round two can be viewed here.
Guilford College leads after the first round with a 283, while Greensboro's Scott Campbell sits on top of the leaderboard with a five-under 67.
Ben Mitchell finished 54th after carding a three-over 75. Mitchell started out with two birdies on the front nine to turn in a 35, before running into some trouble on the back after play resumed Wednesday morning with a four-over 40.
Justin Lankler and Steve Nicholas both finished with a five-over 77 and are tied for 87th. Lankler bettered his front-nine 40 with a one-over 37 on the back nine. Nicholas had a one-over to start off the round, before struggling on the first two holes on the back, but finished strong with two birdies to end the round.