VSU Men's Golf Finish Day One of the CIAA Northern Division Tournament

by Trojans Sports Information Department

Ettrick, VA – The Virginia State University golf team opened the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Northern Division Tournament on April 9-10 at Albemarle Plantation Golf Course in Hertford, North Carolina. The Trojans concluded day one in eighth place.

THE BASICS
EVENT | Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Northern Division Tournament
DATE| April 9-10, 2018
COURSE | Albemarle Plantation Golf Course
TEAMS | Chowan University, Livingstone College, Elizabeth City State University, Saint Augustine's, Johnson C. Smith University, Fayetteville State University, Virginia Union University and Virginia State University.  
 
The Trojans carded a 389 (+101) to close out day one of the event. VSU was led by Darian Exum (Chesapeake, VA), who shot for a total of 79 and secured the eighth place finish.

Teammate Nicolas Williams (Stafford, VA) shot an 92 for a 30th place finish while junior Jared Jones (Pensacola, FL) shot an 94 for the 31st spot. Donald Hamilton finished out the day with a total of 124 for the 35th spot. Finishing things out for the Trojans was Darvin Harris who shot for a total of 162 and placed 39th.

The Trojans will return to the green on April 10th for the final round of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Northern Division Tournament with things kicking off at 9:30 a.m.

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Day One Team Scores

Finish

Team

Total

1.

Chowan

318

2.

Livingstone College

324

3.

Elizabeth City State

330

4.

Fayetteville State

334

5.

Saint Augustine's

342

6.

Johnson C. Smith

347

7.

Virginia Union

350 

8.

Virginia State

389


VSU Individuals

Finish

Name

Total

8th

Darius Exum

79

30th

Nicolas Williams

92

31st

Jared Jones

94

35th

Donald Hamilton

124

39th

Darvin Harris

162