AKRON, OH – Paced by senior Lukas Crisp and junior Tobias Pettersen, Francis Marion University stands 15th after Monday's (Oct. 6) opening two rounds of the Firestone Invitational Golf Tournament hosted by the University of Akron. The 54-hole event is being played at the 7,125-yard, par-72 Firestone Country Club north course. The final round will be played on Tuesday.
AKRON, OH – Led by junior Tobias Pettersen’s one-over-par 73, Francis Marion University shot a season-low 296 team score during Tuesday’s (Oct. 7) final round of the Firestone Invitational Golf Tournament hosted by the University of Akron. The Patriots finished the 54-hole event tied for 14th in the team standings. The tournament was played at the 7,125-yard, par-72 Firestone Country Club north course. FMU finished with a 54-hole score of 905 and tied Presbyterian College. USC Aiken rallied from a five-stroke deficit over the final 18 holes to claim the team championship. The Pacers (876) edged Xavier University by one stroke and Eastern Michigan University by two strokes.
MANAKIN-SABOT, VA – Francis Marion University junior Tobias Petersen is tied for 19th place after firing rounds of 76 and even-par 72 on Monday (Sept. 22), while the Patriots stand 10th in the team standings at the Janney VCU Shootout.