Biersdorff Paces UCCS Golfers into First-Round Lead

By Doug Fitzgerald published September 25, 2011


GOTHENBURG, Neb. - Behind a 4-under par 68 by Spencer Biersdorff, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs finished the first round of the NSIC/RMAC Crossover Tournament in first place on Sunday at Wild Horse Golf Club.

The second round, which also began on Sunday, was suspended due to darkness. It will be finished early Monday and will be followed immediately by the third round.

The Mountain Lions shot a team score of 290 (2-over par), six strokes better than Colorado State-Pueblo and Colorado School of Mines. St. Cloud State was fourth at 287, followed by Minnesota-Crookston and Western New Mexico at 300.

Biersdorff's 68 put him in first place individually. Minnesota-Crookston's Jesse Roscoe was second, two strokes behind. Edward Delashmutt was second among UCCS golfers and third overall at 71.

The rest of the UCCS contingent were Grant Dean at 75, Kevin Witte at 76 and Mitch Buchner at 82.

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