Heda's Even-Par 71 Leads GW Golf on ODU/OBX Day 1
Rookie Tied for Ninth After Opening Round Featuring 14 Pars
Oct. 20, 2013
POWELLS POINT, N.C. - Freshman Michael Heda carded an even-par 71 to pace GW golf on the first day of the Old Dominion/OuterBanks Intercollegiate at Kilmarlic Golf Club on Sunday.
GW is tied with Delaware for 13th in the 18-team field after 18 holes with a 24-over 308. The Colonials were fourth in the field on Sunday with 54 combined pars, trailing only VCU (62), Drake (57) and Maryland (55). Elon set the opening-day pace with a 2-over 286 team total on the converted par-71, 6,550-yard Kilmarlic layout.
Heda made 14 pars en route to his second round of par-or-better in his first four competitive collegiate rounds and is in a five-way tie for ninth in the 93-player field.
Junior Jack Persons is in a large group of 13 players tied for 35th following an opening round 4-over 75.
GW will continue play at the 54-hole ODU/OuterBanks Intercollegiate with 18 holes on Monday and Tuesday.