Harris Just Four Strokes Off the Lead
By ODU Athletics
Sept. 9, 2002
SOUTHERN PINES, NC - Senior golfer Geoffrey Harris ( Reading, England) is tied for eighth, just four strokes behind the leader after 18 holes of the Mid Pines Intercollegiate golf tournament. As a team, the Monarchs are ninth.
Harris, who earned All-CAA honors and ranked ninth in the NCAA District last year shot a 36 on the front and a 35 on the back. Harris trails leader Jonathan Hill of East Carolina by four strokes. Senior Chris Piercy (Reading, England) shot a 74 and is tied for 25th.
The University of California-Berkeley leads the tournament with a 282. There will be 36 more holes on Tuesday.
Mid Pines Intercollegiate Mid Pines Inn & GC-Southern Pines, NC. Par 72/ 6528 Yards 1st round.
1. California 282 2. East Carolina 286 3. Wichita State 287 Ball State 287 5. Furman 292 Louisville 292 7. Va. Commonwealth 294 8. Central Florida 295 9. Old Dominion 298 10. UNC Greensboro 299 11. Marshall 301 12. Davidson 302 Richmond 302 14. Charlotte 312
8th Geoffrey Harris (71)
25th Chris Piercy(74)
43rd Chris Kline (76)
53rd Greg Sampson (77)
70th Nick Kenney(83)