Winchester, Va. -- Lynchburg College's men's golf team played its way to a tie for ninth place after the first day of the Greene Turtle Invitational at Winchester Country Club, hosted Sunday by Shenandoah University.
The Hornets shot 32-over 316 on the day, pushing them to a tie with Old Dominion Athletic Conference rival Bridgewater for ninth place.
Justin Wimmer (Vinton, Va.) led the way for Lynchburg, firing a 7-over 78 after birdieing two of the first three holes. Wimmer sits in a tie for 22nd among the individual leaders.
The Hornets will wrap up the tournament with another 18 holes at Winchester Country Club Monday.