U-M in 11th after First Day of Bridgestone Golf Collegiate
MGOBLUE Matt Thompson
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Matt Thompson
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Oct. 29, 2011

Site: Greensboro, N.C.
Course: Forest Oaks Country Club (par 72, 7,212 yards)
Tournament: Bridgestone Golf Collegiate (Day 1 of 2)
U-M Standing: 11th Place of 15 Teams (299) after Day 1
Top U-M Individual: Matt Thompson, tie-3rd (71, -1)
Final Round: Sunday, Oct. 30 -- at Bridgestone Golf Collegiate - Final Day (Greensboro, N.C.), 8:30 a.m. (tee times)

NOTE: The first day of play was reduced from 36 to 18 holes due to poor weather conditions. The teams will play one final round tomorrow (Sunday, Oct. 30).

Team Standings (After Day 1)

 1. South Carolina      291
 2. North Carolina      294
    Virginia Tech       294
 4. Mississippi State   295
 5. UNC Greensboro      296
 6. Georgia State       297
    Iowa State          297
    N.C. State          297
    Purdue              297
10. Toledo              298
11. MICHIGAN            299
12. Kentucky            300
    Mississippi         300
14. Pepperdine          304
15. VCU                 307

Top Individuals

 1. Patrick Barrett, North Carolina   70
    Albin Choi, N.C. State            70
 3. MATT THOMPSON, U-M                71
    Sam Daley, Iowa State             71
    Dykes Harbin, South Carolina      71
    Lee Heaton, Mississippi State     71
    Andy Knox, UNC Greensboro         71
    Will Murphy, South Carolina       71
 9. Josh Anderson, Pepperdine         72
    Wesley Bryan, South Carolina      72
    Bryce Chalkley, Virginia Tech     72
    Tyler Duncan, Purdue              72
    Tyler Gruca, Georgia State        72
    Blake Redmond, Virginia Tech      72
    Chris Selfridge, Toledo           72

Other Michigan Individuals

T20. Miguel Echavarria   74
T44. Jack Schultz        76
T68. Rahul Bakshi        78
 83. Matt Alessi         83

Contact: Tom Wywrot (734) 763-4423