Van Rooyen Opens NCAA Regional with a 72
Erik Van Rooyen opened the regional with a one-over par 72.

May 16, 2013

First Round Scores

Golden Gopher senior Erik Van Rooyen opened the NCAA Columbus Regional with a one over par 72 Thursday at Ohio State University's Scarlet Course.

The South Africa native, playing in his third consecutive NCAA Regional, will begin Friday's second round in a six-player tie for 10th place. Van Rooyen, who finished in a tie for 19th place last season at the Ann Arbor Regional, is five shots off the lead.

Van Rooyen will begin the second round in Columbus at 9:10 a.m. CT on the 10th hole. He finished with a par-four on the opening hole of the back nine on Thursday, en route to an even-par 35.

Tee-times for Saturday's third and final round will be determined following Friday's round. The entire Columbus regional can be followed live on www.golfstat.com.


 

 

MORE HEADLINES

Justin Doeden's Preparation Pays Off

11/29/2016

A transfer from Cardinal Stritch, Justin Doeden has worked tirelessly to become one of the Gophers' top performers.

WATCH: Gophers on Golf Channel

11/23/2016

Golf Channel's Matt Ginella got some indoor fitness tips from members of the Minnesota golf team.

Gophers Fall Season on Par

11/15/2016

Scores fell, records broke and improvements were made as the Gophers wrapped up a memorable fall season.

Proud Sponsors Of Gopher Athletics