San Antonio - The Trinity men's golf team stands in fifth place after Monday's opening round at its Alamo City Classic, which is being held at The Quarry Golf Club.
Trinity shot a first-round 310 at the par-71 course. The defending champion Tigers are nine strokes behind first-round leader Hardin-Simmons (TX) University. Eight teams are competing in the two-day event.
Peyton Bartee is leading four Tiger golfers in the top 25 after the first round of competition. Bartee carded a 5-over 76 to tie for eighth place individually, trailing the leaders by just three strokes.
Trinity leads the field with 53 total pars in the first round, and is tied for the lead in par-3 scoring average.
The tournament concludes Tuesday with an 8:30 a.m. starting time.