April 23, 2013
MUSCLE SHOALS, AL - Florida Atlantic University completed the first round of the three-day, 54 hole, Sun Belt Conference Championship at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail's The Shoals in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. The Owls' top performer for the season, Richard Donegan, finished the first round two-over 74, tying for 14th.
Donegan's scorecard included three birdies on the first hole he played, #10, as well as holes #1 and #16.
Junior Airik Medinis has the next lowest score for FAU, carding a five over 77 to tie for 35th place. Clint Wilhelm's score of 79 has him in a three-way tie for 43rd.
Second round play begins on Tuesday. Florida Atlantic's team is part of the first group to tee off on hole 10, starting at 8 a.m. eastern. Gates will be the first to swing followed by Peyton (8:08), Wilhelm (8:16), Medinis (8:24), and Donegan (8:32). Live scoring is available at www.golfstat.com.