ROME, Ga. -- Senior Nick Blauw posted a career-best 74 to lead the Covenant men's golf team in the first round of the Chick-fil-A Collegiate Invitational at Coosa Country Club on Monday. The Scots sit in 18th place as a team.
Dalton State leads the field of 21 teams after a first round score of 286. Tristan Lough of Greensboro and Spencer Fikes of Point are the clubhouse leaders after posting 69s in the opening round.
Blauw sits in a tie for 27th individually out of 112 players. The senior produced three birdies and one eagle on the round. His eagle came on the 513 yard, par-5 second hole. Fellow senior Scott McKnight carded a 78, with three birdies, for the day and is in a tie for 62nd.
The final round of the Chick-fil-A Collegiate will tee of on Tuesday morning. For live coverage of the event, visit the official tournament page here