Columbus, Ohio - Western Kentucky University men’s golfer Brent Long finished first-round action tied for 106 at the NCAA Central Regional held at the Scarlet Course - the home of the Ohio State Buckeyes.
Long started the afternoon teeing-off on the 10th hole recording a par. On 11, Long triple-bogeyed but regain two strokes on 12 and 13 with two birdies. He concluded his first nine-holes four-over-par. On the front nine, the senior from Carthage, Tenn., bogeyed four holes to post an eight-over-par for the round. He ended the round with two birdies and eight pars.
The No. 67 player in the nation, Brendan Gielow of Wake Forest, leads the field after firing a two-under-par, 69 for the first 18-holes of the regional.
The field will return to the course tomorrow for second-round action.