Brewster, Mass. - The opening round of the 2017 Annual NEIGA Division III Championship was held this afternoon. After the opening round, the Husson University University Eagles sit atop the leaderboard with a cumulative score of 298 and hold a five shot advantage over Rhode Island College.
Daulton Wickenden led all scores with a 3 under par round of 69 and holds a three shot lead on the closest competitor. Taylor Morang and Mackenzie Clow are just separated by one shot as Morang shot a 75 (+3) and Clow shot a 76 (+4). The Eagle teammates sit at T-10 and T-13.
Gavin Dugas carded a 78 (+6), which was good enough to net him a T-27 for day one. The younger Dugas brother, Eric, finished day one with a 81 (+9) and a T-42 finish.
The final round of the 36 hole event will begin tomorrow morning.