Vols in Fifth Through One Round at Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate

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ALPHARETTA, Ga. – Propelled by under-par efforts from three golfers, Tennessee is in fifth place in a talented field through one round at the Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate.
 
The Vols shot 7-under as a team on Friday, with Tyler Johnson (-3), Jake Hall (-3) and Spencer Cross (-2) each shooting under par for the day.
 
Johnson and Hall are tied for 10th place entering round two. At 3-under, Friday marked Hall’s lowest round of the fall and tied for Johnson’s lowest this season.
 
Johnson has now shot par or better in each of his four rounds as a member of Tennessee’s lineup this fall. Between team competition and a pair of individual tournaments, Hall now has eight rounds of par or better this fall. The Knoxville native shot a team-leading five birdies on Friday.
 
Like Johnson, Cross also shot his fourth straight round of par or better, carding a 2-under. Tennessee’s highest finisher at the season-opening Blessings Collegiate Invitational, Cross enters Saturday tied for 14th place.
 
The Vols’ final counting round of the day came from Bryce Lewis, who shot 1-over and is in 36th place through one round. Hunter Wolcott shot 4-over in round one and is tied for 63rd place.
 
Individual Scores
T10. Tyler Johnson, -3 (69)
T10. Jake Hall, -3 (69)
T14. Spencer Cross, -2 (70)
T36. Bryce Lewis, +1 (73)
T63. Hunter Wolcott, +4 (76)
 
Team Leaderboard
T1. Pepperdine, -13 (275)
T1. Texas A&M, -13 (275)
T3. East Tennessee State, -9 (279)
T3. Duke, -9 (279)
5. Tennessee, -7 (281)
6. Georgia Tech, -6 (282)
7. Wake Forest, -5 (283)
8. Stanford, -2 (286)
9. USC, -1 (287)
10. Clemson, +1 (289)
11. UCLA, +3 (291)
12. Virginia, +4 (292)
13. Georgia Tech (B), +7 (295)
14. TCU, +8 (296)
15. Colorado State, +15 (303)

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