ANDERSON, S.C. – Led by freshman Drew Greene, the Pioneers placed 9th in the AU Invitational this past week. Greene posted rounds of 78-77=145 to lead individual scoring for the Pioneers.
The Trojans hosted the 36-hole tourney on a 6,922 yard, par-72 Cobb's Glen Country Club layout.
Southern Wesleyan, which overcame an 11-shot deficit, vaulted past both defending champion Erskine and Anderson to claim the title by four strokes over runner-up Anderson. The Flying Fleet finished four strokes behind AU, while Belmont Abbey jumped from sixth into fourth place. Catawba claimed the fifth spot, with Southern Wesleyan (B) finishing in sixth place.
Belmont Abbey (B), Erskine (B), Spartanburg Methodist and Bob Jones University finished out the 10-team field.
The Pioneers return to action in two weeks with the JUCO Preview hosted by Georgia Military College.