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Calvin Greschner tied for sixth, individually.
Calvin Greschner tied for sixth, individually.
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Men's Golf Places Third at Pinehurst Intercollegiate

March 11, 2018
By ODU Athletics

PINEHURST, N.C. -- The Old Dominion men's golf team finished in a tie for third at the Pinehurst Intercollegiate this week at the Pinehurst No. 8 Course.

The Monarchs (+36) finished two strokes behind champion Radford (+34).

ODU entered the final day in the lead, but carded a 9-over 293 to fall back to a tie for third place with Dayton (+36). Overall, the Monarchs had 37 birdies for the tournament, which led all teams. 

Individually, Calvin Greschner (+7) was the highest-placing Monarch, tying for sixth.

Nick Rencis (+11) and Chad Hess (+12) both made huge climbs up the leaderboard on the final day. Rencis fired a 1-under 70 to finish in a tie for 18th and Hess carded a 2-under 69 to finish in a tie for 20th.

Rounding out the Monarch lineup were Gustav Fransson (+13, 24th) and Michael Bakker (+20, 45th).

Up next, the Monarchs head to Williamsburg for the Kingsmill Intercollegiate March 25-27.

1. Radford (+34)
2. Ball State (+35)
3t. Old Dominion (+36)
3t. Dayton (+36)
5. Elon (+40)
6. Eastern Kentucky (+46)
7. Longwood (+58)
8. Morehead State (+60)
9. Marshall (+64)
10. Belmont (+65)
11. Xavier (+68)
12. Ohio (+81)
13. Siena (+86)
14. Wisconsin Lutheran (+141)

6t. Calvin Greschner (+7)
18t. Nick Rencis (+11)
20t. Chad Hess (+12)
24t. Gustav Fransson (+13)
45t. Michael Bakker (+20)