Arnorsson Two Shots Out of Lead
March 19, 2017

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Rúnar Arnórsson is tied for fourth after the first day of the Valspar Collegiate Invitational. Minnesota is 13th as a team at 20 over through 18 holes of play at the Floridian against one of the top fields in college golf.

Arnórsson carded a 1-under 70 to lead the Gophers. He had four birdies, and was 3 under through his first nine holes after starting on the 10th. The Minnesota junior is two shots out of the lead.

Riley Johnson is tied for 11th after a 1-over 72. Justin Doeden turned in a 77 and is tied for 44th. Thomas Longbella and Grady Meyer rounded out the lineup, each shooting an 85.

Texas A&M holds the team lead at 4 over. North Texas’ Cory Churchman is leading individually at 3 under.

The Gophers’ Round 2 will begin at 9:21 a.m. CT Monday.

Gopher Scores
13 TEAM 304 +20
T4 Rúnar Arnórsson 70 -1
T11 Riley Johnson 72 +1
T44 Justin Doeden 77 +6
T75 Thomas Longbella 85 +14
T75 Grady Meyer 85 +14




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