Marquette Opens Play at BIG EAST Men's Golf Championship
April 17, 2011
PALM HARBOR, Fla. -- Senior Ben Sieg carded even-par 71 to lead the Marquette University men's golf team following the first round Sunday at the BIG EAST Men's Golf Championship at Innisbrook Golf Club.
MU shot 304 in the opening round and is in eighth place with two rounds remaining at the Copperhead Course. Notre Dame and Louisville (293) lead the 12-team field.
Sieg sits in fifth place on the individual leaderboard, two strokes off the lead. His lone blemish was a bogey on the sixth hole, but he was able to get back to even with a birdie on the par-4 hole 16.
Second round action starts Monday at 7 a.m. CT. Live scoring is available at golfstat.com.
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