Alex Cusumano is one of three Ramblers tied for twentieth after day one of the UD Invitational.
 
Alex Cusumano is one of three Ramblers tied for twentieth after day one of the UD Invitational.
 
 
Loyola Tied for Fifth at UD Invitational

Oct. 22, 2012

Kettering, Ohio - The Loyola University Chicago men's golf team is tied for fifth place, a mere six shots off the lead, after round one play at the University of Dayton Invitational in Kettering, Ohio.

IPFW and Western Kentucky are tied for first after each team posted identical round one team scores of 295. Dayton, the host school, is one stroke off the lead in third. Nick Cunningham (Oakland) sits atop the individual leaderboard after he finished the day with a four-under 67.

A trio of Loyola golfers find themselves tied for twentieth on the leaderboard. Junior Alex Cusumano, sophomore Nick Dennis and senior Brian Van De Motter all posted opening round scores of 75 to lead the Ramblers. Junior Nick Willenborg is not far behind, after he finished the day with a score of 76. Junior Sean Hickey (85) rounded out the Rambler lineup on day one.

Final round play will commence tomorrow at the NCR Country Club in Kettering, with a shotgun start scheduled for 9 a.m. local time.

Team Standings After Round One
T1. IPFW - 295
T1. Western Kentucky - 295
3. Dayton - 296
4. Valparaiso - 299
T5. Loyola - 301
T5. Oakland - 301
7. Ohio - 302
8. Detroit - 303
T9. Youngstown St. - 305
T9. IUPUI - 305
11. Bowling Green - 307
T12. Butler - 309
T12. Northern Kentucky - 309
14. Owens CC - 310
15. Evansville - 311
16. Robert Morris (PA) - 312
17. Wright St. - 313
18. Chicago St. - 380