CRANSTON, R.I. – After the first round of the two-day Johnson & Wales Fall Invitational at the Cranston Country Club on Friday, the Babson Gollege golf team stood in eighth place overall. The Beavers' team score of 350 over the par-71 course place them one stroke behind seventh-place Anna Maria and 11 strokes behind two squads tied for fifth.
Posting Babson's top score of the day were junior Daine Biluk (Calgary, Ablerta) and first-year Chris Maguire (Waltham, Mass.), who fired matching rounds of 83 to rank 18th halfway through the tourney. Senior Jed Drake (West Simsbury, Conn.) followed in 32nd place with an opening round of 91, sophomore Andrew Lepine (Litchfield, N.H.) placed 36th with a 93, and first-year Michael Han (East Granby, Conn.) carded a 98 to rank 38th.
The tournament concludes with Sunday's second round beginning at 10 a.m.