GREENSBORO, N.C.- After the first round of the Conference Carolinas Golf Championships, the Converse golf team sits in second place after firing off a program best 319. Limestone leads the tournament with a opening round 311.
Alex Bruce leads the Valkyries with an opening round 78. Bruce sits in eighth place finishing up the final nine holes just two over. Bruce finished the round with three birdies and eight pars.
Marley Felthousen posted a 79 in the first round sitting tied for ninth. Felthousen carded one birdie and 11 pars.
Freshman Tyler Dawson's Conference Carolinas Championship debut was strong sitting tied for 12th after an opening round 80. Dawson carded back-to-back birdies along with seven pars to round out her round.
Ansley Vaughan and Allie McCain round out the scoring for the Valkyries after posting 82s. Both sith tied for 18th overall. Vaughan opened up with a three over front nine while posting two birdies in her round.
McCain posted two birdies and seven pars in her round. Allie tied her best round at the Conference Carolinas Championships carding an 82 during the first round of the 2014 championships.
Converse will return to the links on Monday, April 18 for the second round of the Conference Carolinas Championships.
Complete round one results here.
9:30a Allie McCain
9:39a Ansley Vaughan
9:48a Tyler Dawson
9:57a Marley Felthousen
10:06a Alex Bruce