TCU starts Nike Collegiate Invitational tied for ninth place

first_imgFacebook What we’re reading: Attempts for background checks on stranger-to-stranger gun sales in Texas Jonathan is a journalism major from Philadelphia who is also minoring in Spanish. When Jonathan is not writing for TCU 360, he enjoys watching his favorite sports teams (76ers, Eagles, Union, Phillies, and Flyers). Women’s basketball defeats Alcorn State to tie best start to a season ReddIt printTCU golf will continue the Nike Collegiate Invitational Monday morning. Image courtesy of gofrogs.comTCU moved into a tie for ninth place in the opening round of the Nike Collegiate Invitational Sunday at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth after a strong second nine.The NCI had 15 teams participating in the tournament, with half of the teams ranked in the top 10 nationally, according to Golfweek. However, none of the participating teams were able to shoot under par.TCU’s top four golfers struggled collectively as they shot seven-over on the back nine but were able to bounce back and shot one-over on the front. Stefano Mazzoli’s stretch of three birdies over four holes and Triston Fisher’s three birdies of five holes were able to help lower their team score in the end.Mazzoli led the Frogs at even-par 70 and is tied for eighth in the NCI, while Fisher is tied for 19th at 1-over 71. The Vanderbilt Commodores’ Mason Greenberg (-4) leads the field, having been one of only seven to shoot under par. Vanderbilt also leads the team standings at 1-over 281 while the Frogs shot 8-over 288.The earliest the second round will begin on Monday is at 8 a.m., with TCU beginning on hole No. 10 at 8:30 a.m. + posts Twitter TCU baseball finds their biggest fan just by saying hello Jonathan Abrahamhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/jonathan-abraham/ ReddIt Facebook Another series win lands TCU Baseball in the top 5, earns Sikes conference award Jonathan Abrahamhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/jonathan-abraham/ Athletics Weekend Roundup: equestrian triumphs, swim and dive falters, and women’s golf finishes strong Image courtesy of gofrogs.com Linkedin TCU rowing program strengthens after facing COVID-19 setbacks What we’re reading: Most Texas House members disapprove of Trump’s Syria actions Jonathan Abrahamhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/jonathan-abraham/ Jonathan Abraham Previous articleEating Disorder Awareness Walk looks to promote positive body imagesNext articleUPDATE: Student affairs encourages ‘a culture of respect’ following Crowder’s visit to campus Jonathan Abraham RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Linkedin Twitter Jonathan Abrahamhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/jonathan-abraham/last_img read more