Following Friday’s first round of the Olympia Fields Country Club/Fighting Illini Invitational, the UNC men’s golf currently sits in ninth place out of 15 teams with a combined score of 6-over-par.
Of the 15 teams playing in the tournament, 10 competed in last year’s NCAA Championship Tournament.
On the individual side of the event, Tar Heel freshman Austin Greaser put together a solid round of 69–putting him in seventh place with a score of 1-under-par. Greaser is one of just 12 players who finished the day below par.
The Tar Heels are just eight strokes behind leader Georgia Tech, which finished the day at 2-under-par.
For the full leaderboard through the first round of the Olympia Fields Country Club/Fighting Illini Invitational, click here.
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