Avant Leads Men’s Golf on First Day of ODU/OBX Intercollegiate

first_img“We had a solid first round. We struggled on the first nine but played great on the back nine,” said Drake head coach Matt Lewis. Story Links ODU/OBX First Day Results Sophomore Tommi Avant led the team with a season-best two-under par, 69, and is tied for fifth-place. Junior Drew Ison fired a one-under 70 and his tied for 12th. Matt Lavery and Chase Wicklund each carded a 74 (+3), while Jack Kennedy recorded a 79 to round out the team’s effort. POWELLS POINT, N.C. – The Drake University men’s golf team had a pair of Bulldogs shoot under-par on the first day of the Old Dominion University/Outer Banks Intercollegiate on Sunday. The Bulldogs will look to move the leaderboard on Monday for the second round of the ODU/Outer Banks Intercollegiate. Print Friendly Version The Bulldogs recorded a team score of 287 (+3) and are in sixth-place. Drake is just two shots behind fifth-place George Mason and four from fourth-place UNCW. Akron is on top of the leaderboard with a score of 279 (-5), while Ball State and host ODU are in second (281) and third (282), respectively.last_img read more

Editorial: Felony charge against Coliseum CEO should send warning

first_imgA felony conflict-of-interest charge filed against the former CEO of the Oakland Coliseum should serve as a warning to public officials: Using your government post for personal gain cannot be tolerated.That also goes for Contra Costa County’s elections chief, Joe Canciamilla, who abruptly resigned Oct. 31 after state investigators found he illegally spent $130,529 of campaign funds on a vacation in Asia, remodeling his Hawaii home and other personal expenses.And for that county’s former …last_img