CONOVER, N.C.- Junior Jake Murphy carded a even-par 72 in the opening round of the NCAA South/Southeast Super Regional on Monday to lead the Cobras. As a team Coker is in 18th place with a team score of 301 (+13). Leading the field is Florida Tech at 286 (-2), while Lynn University is in second with an even-par 288 and Barton College is third at 290 (+2).
Murphy's opening round 72 places him in a tie for 19th overall, while freshman Christopher Fuga shot a 74 (+2). Josh Clay fired a four-over-par 76 and Jared Crane carded a 79 (+7). Diego Polo rounded out the field of Coker golfers with an 80 (+8).
The Cobras will continue play at the par-72, 7,064 yard Rock Barn Golf and Spa starting at 8:20 a.m. on Tuesday. Fans can follow the action live online with live scoring on www.golfstat.com.