UTC men, women lead as SoCon golf tournaments

UTC men, women lead as SoCon golf tournaments

April 17th, 2011 by Associated Press in Local Regional News

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga golf teams are in top positions after the first round of their respective Southern Conference championship tournaments.

The women's team combined to shoot a 15-over 303 and is eight shots ahead of second-place UNC Greensboro. College of Charleston is in third place and 10 shots behind the Mocs at Moss Creek Golf Club in Hilton Head.

The men's team is tied tied for first place with Samford and Georgia Southern at 1-under 287 in their tournament being played at the Country Club of South Carolina in Florence. The Mocs, Bulldogs and Eagles are three shots clear of College of Charleston in a tournament that will conclude on Tuesday.