Junior Justin Hughes led Central
Connecticut State University during round one action at the C&F
Bank Intercollegiate on Monday. Hughes shot an even par 71 to tie
for the sixth best score of the day, as the Blue Devils finished
the first day of competition in 10th place out of 22 teams at the
Kingsmill Resort Golf Course in Williamsburg, VA.
Hughes shot a 35 on the front nine and a 36 on the back to lead CCSU with his 71 on the day. The Blue Devils finished with a day one score of 299 to currently rank 10th. Missouri leads the team standings after 18 holes with a score of 288, besting all opponents by at least four strokes.
The Tigers' Jace Long is tied for the individual lead with Delaware's Justin Martinson and James Madison's Ryan Vince. All three players are two strokes ahead of Hughes, as they each recorded two under par 69s on day one of competition.
Freshman Dan Fanion is only one stroke back of Hughes, recording a one over par 72. After finishing the front nine in 37, Fanion came back with a 35 on the back nine to finish tied for 17th.
Junior Eric Hawerchuk and sophomore Kevin Josephson finished tied for 75 after the first 18 holes, each shooting 78. Sophomore Greg Beloin rounded out the Blue Devil golfers. Beloin finished the first day in 80 to tie for 99th.
CCSU and the rest of the teams will finish up play with a second round on Tuesday at the Kingsmill Resort.
May 12, 2010 Hughes and Fanion Named to All-NEC Team
May 2, 2010 Men's Golf Takes Fifth at NEC Championships
April 10, 2010 Central In Fifth After Day One at New England Championships
March 24, 2010 Fanion Garners NEC Golfer of the Week Honors
March 23, 2010 CCSU Finishes 16th at C&F Bank Intercollegiate
March 22, 2010 Men's Golf Competes In First Day of C&F Bank Intercollegiate
March 21, 2010 Fanion Leads Blue Devils at St. Thomas Aquinas
February 2, 2010 Men's Golf Picked Second In Northeast Conference Poll
October 20, 2009 Blue Devils Place Second at New England Championships
October 19, 2009 Central Back Two Strokes After Day One at NEIGA Championships
October 13, 2009 Beloin Ties For 5th, CCSU Places 9th at Connecticut Cup
October 12, 2009 Men's Golf Completes First Two Rounds at Connecticut Cup
October 7, 2009 Dan Fanion Named Northeast Conference Golfer of the Week
October 4, 2009 Men's Golf Places 5th out of 15 at Macdonald Cup
September 27, 2009 Beloin Leads CCSU In Final Day of Dartmouth Invitational
September 26, 2009 CCSU Tied For 1st After Round One at Dartmouth
September 12, 2009 CCSU Places Fourth at Rutgers Invitational
September 11, 2009 Men's Golf Completes Round One at Rutgers In Fourth Place
September 7, 2009 Men's Golf Finishes Fifth at Turning Stone
September 6, 2009 Pelletier Leads CCSU After Day 1 At Turning Stone Intercollegiate