ONEONTA, ALA. -- The Coastal Carolina men's golf squad leads through 18 holes of the 2007 PUPS Big South Conference Golf Championship, Apr. 16. The 54-hole, three-day tournament is being played at Limestone Springs Golf Club (Par 72 - 6,987 Yards) in Oneonta, Ala.
Also ranked as the top team in Region 3-North, the top-seeded Chanticleers shot a four-over 292 in breezy conditions, six shots better than No. 3-seed Winthrop at 298. Charleston Southern, the No. 2 seed, is in third at 302.
Senior Dustin Johnson (Myrtle Beach, S.C./Dutch Fork) and junior Zack Byrd (Calabash, N.C./Byrd Academy) are tied for the individual lead after posting the only under-par scores of the first round, each shooting a one-under 71. Freshman Dan Obremski (Irwin, Pa./Penn-Trafford) is tied for eighth with a 74. Freshman Sam Lyons (Little River, S.C./North Myrtle Beach) is tied for 11th with 76, while junior Lindsay Renolds (Christina Lake, B.C./Heritage (S.C.) Academy) rounds out CCU's squad in a tie for 20th after an opening-round 78.
Fin. School Scores