Stantchev in Seventh After First Round
Men's golf sits in fifth place overall after first round of Folino Invitational.
Feb. 17, 2013
INDUSTRY HILLS, Caif. -- Senior Boris Stantchev shot an opening round of 72 to lead LMU men's golf in the first round of the Folino Men's Invitational Presented by the Automobile Club of Southern California on Sunday at Industry Hills Golf Club.
Stantchev sits in a tie for seventh overall in the field of 50 players after the opening round on the same course LMU hosts its annual LionsFund Golf Classic in May. The Lions are in fifth place as a team with an opening round of 302.
UC Irvine leads the field with a 290, while the Lions are four strokes behind host Cal State Fullerton, who is in fourth with a 298. LMU has a one stroke lead over CSU Bakersfield.
Junior Tyler Torano opened with a round of 75 and sits in a tie for 14th. Freshman Connor Campbell is in a tie for 26th. Rounding out the Lions' scores on Sunday were Bryan Bergna sitting in a tie for 34th and senior Eduardo Chavez in 45th.
Second round action begins on Monday morning. Follow live on GolfStat.