Tigers next in action April 27 at American Athletic Conference Championship
Freshman David Long with second best day for the Tigers
Tigers Compete in 68th year of tournamnet
Cory Gaylord finishes tied for ninth place with a score of 215 (-1)
Tigers just six strokes out of first place after first round
Freshman (Lee University)
Had a strong freshman campaign for the Flames, winning the Southern States Athletic Conference Tournament by five strokes with rounds of 70-67-70 for a 9-under-par 207 ... Was named the NAIA National Men's Golfer of the Week after his performance at the SSAC Tournament ... Lee also captured the conference title and went on to finish sixth at the NAIA National Golf Championship ... Had a 75.4 stroke average on the season.
Prior to Memphis
Prep: Advanced to match play at the 2012 British Amateur, and was the second-ranked junior in France and the 11th-ranked junior in Europe while at Le Bocage International School ... Medaled at the Italian Amateur and finished third in the European Boys Championship in 2011 ... Also posted top-20 finishes at the German Boys Championship and the Portuguese International Amateur Championship ... Took second at the French Amateur and finished fifth at the French Junior Tournament in 2010.