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SIUE Golf Finishes Day One at Air Force.

Presley Mackelburg
Presley Mackelburg


COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Fielding a lineup including two true freshman, two sophomores and a senior in his second year at Division I, SIUE golf opened the 2019-20 season Friday among a challenging field at the Gene Miranda Flacon Invitational hosted by Air Force.

SIUE finished the first round 18th of 18 competing teams. SIUE has a 304. Air Force leads the way with a 279. Wyoming is second at 282. Northern Colorado is at 284 in third place.

Presley Mackelburg and Brooks Jungbluth tied for 60th with a 75. Albert Nilsson and Anthony Ruthey tied for 80th with a 77. Tanner Collins tied for 99th with an 81.

Carl Underwood of Wyoming is atop the leaderboard with a 65.

The second round gets underway Saturday morning at the Blue Course at the Eisenhower Golf Club.