Kansas City, MO - The Graceland men's golf team traveled to compete in day one of the two day Avila Invitational today hosted by Avila University at Swope Memorial Golf Course.
The Lindenwood-Belleville University Lynx finished the day in first place with a score of 291 to edge Evangel University for first place. The Crusaders were nine strokes behind Lindenwood-Belleville with 300. Graceland currently sits in eighth at 311. William Penn University followed in ninth, (315) and the host Eagles tallied a 325 to sit in tenth.
Oswaldo Herrera finished tied for 17th place today with a team best 76.
In addition to Herrera, junior Ujang Zarems finished tied for 22nd with a 77 for day one.
Graceland returns to action tomorrow for day two of the Avila Invitational hosted by Avila University.