ETOWAH, N.C. -- Junior Kaitlyn Gribbon fired a 78 Monday to lead Belmont Abbey's efforts at the 2016 Etowah Intercollegiate. She is tied for fourth, two shots behind a pair of Tusculum golfers.
As a team, the Crusaders shot 323 in the opening round, one shot behind King for third place. Tusculum is the overall leader at the halfway point with a score of 311.
Following Gribbon were Anne Parlmer and Taylor Cozart, who each carded an 81 to stand tied for seventh. Haley Helton is tied for 11th with an 83, while Elizabeth Hordes shot 90 to place her tied for 23rd.
Dametrah Lewis is also competing this week as an individual. She tallied an 86 for a 17th-place tie on Monday.
The final round is set for tomorrow.