MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla. (4/21/19) – Arkansas State freshman Luka Naglic tied his career-low round with a 66 to open play Sunday at the Sun Belt Conference Men’s Golf Championships, where the Red Wolves completed the initial 18 holes in fourth place among 12 teams after posting a 281.
Led by Naglic and junior Zan Luka Stirn, who stands tied for seventh, the Red Wolves ended the day at the Raven Golf Club at Sandestin just three strokes behind co-leaders Coastal Carolina and Little Rock. Georgia Southern is currently in third place with a 279.
Naglic’s 5-under-par score gave him a one-stroke lead over three players tied for second place, while Stirn carded a 69 to give the Red Wolves two players among the top-10 leaders. Also competing for A-State, Julien Sale is tied for 27th place with a 72, Matt Cole tied for 42nd with a 74 and Joel Wendin tied for 53rd with a 76.
The Sun Belt Conference Championships continue Monday with the second round.
ARKANSAS STATE RESULTS
Place, Name (RD 1)
4, Arkansas State (281)
1, Luka Naglic (66)
T7, Zan Luka Stirn (69)
T27, Julien Sale (72)
T42, Matthew Cole (74)
T53, Joel Wendin (76)
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