Men's Golf In Ninth At Boilermaker Invitational

PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM Sophomore Sam Fu (pictured) and senior Tyler Duncan were the low Boilermakers on Saturday during the first two rounds of the Boilermaker Invitational, shooting 150 (+6).
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Sophomore Sam Fu (pictured) and senior Tyler Duncan were the low Boilermakers on Saturday during the first two rounds of the Boilermaker Invitational, shooting 150 (+6).
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April 21, 2012

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The Purdue men's golf team wrapped up day one of the Boilermaker Invitational at the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex in ninth place with a total of 604 (+28).

The Boilers shot a 309 (+21) in the opening round before bouncing back with a seven-over 295 in the afternoon. Kent State and Iowa share the tournament lead with matching score of 587 (+11).

Senior Tyler Duncan shot the Boilermakers' best round of the day with a second-round 71 (-1), rebounding from a seven-over 79 in the morning to tie for 25th with a total of 150 (+6). Sophomore Sam Fu also grabbed a share of 25th place after two rounds of play, posting matching rounds of 75 (+3) on the day.

Senior William Sjaichudin and freshman Justin Cho each shot 155 (+11) on Saturday to finish the day in a tie for 47th place. Cho played the afternoon round at level par, and birdied two of the day's last three holes.

Freshman Ben-Marvin Egel shot 157 (+13) on Saturday to enter into a 56th-place tie.

The final round of the Boilermaker Invitational is set to begin on Sunday at 9 a.m. ET with a shotgun start. Admission is free and the public is invited to attend. Live scoring will also be available at golfstatresults.com.