OCU leads both divisions after Day 1

The Oklahoma City University women's and men's golf teams put up low scores on the first day of the Claud Jacobs Collegiate Invitational, putting them in first overall in both divisions.

The men played 36 holes at Victoria Country Club while the women played one round at The Club at Colony Creek.

Oklahoma City's team scores were 292 and 298 for a 590 total for the men.

Texas Wesleyan's men scored a 300 and 293 for a 593 finish followed by Wayland Baptist, which scored a 299 and 295 for a 594.

The Stars women's team scored a 290 Sunday followed by Northwood University at 297 and UHV at 303.

UHV freshman Heather Shake tied for first with Oklahoma City's Caroline Goodin with a score of 71.

This is Shake's debut collegiate tournament, and she shot under par at the course.

Oklahoma City's Austen Fuller golfed a 72 and 70 for a 142 total to put him in the lead after Sunday's two rounds.

Fuller's teammate Anthony Marchesani scored a 71 and 72 for a 143 total for a solid second place.

UHV's Becky Benchot scored in the top 10 with a score of 75.

UHV's top scorer for the men's division was Nick Ver Elst, a transfer from Kansas State and Oklahoma State University.

Ver Elst scored two 76s for a total of 152, tying him with six other players: Brandon Washington of Northwood, Lasse Gerhardsen and Maurice Delisle of Johnson & Wales, Juan Gutierrez of Saint Thomas and J.P. Blampied of Texas Wesleyan.

Both divisions will start again Monday at 9 a.m. at the two golf courses for one round.

Here are results from Day 1 of the Claud Jacobs Invitational:

WOMEN

Team

1. Oklahoma City University, 290

2. Northwood University, 297

3. University of Houston-Victoria, 303

4. William Carey University, 315

5. Texas Wesleyan University, 316

6. Loyola University, 319

7. UT-Brownsville, 331

8. Southwestern College, 339

9. Northern New Mexico College, 358

Individual

T1 Heather Shake, UHV, 71

T1 Caroline Goodin, Oklahoma City University, 71

T3 Elia Folch, OCU, 72

T3 Fariza Zain, Northwood, 72

T5 Katie-Lee Wilson, OCU, 73

T5 Natalie Ugalde, Wayland Baptist, 73

T7 Kailey Campbell, OCU, 74

T7 Megan Keck, Loyola, 74

T7 Nicola Jeffries, Northwood, 74

T10 Becky Benchot, UHV, 75

T10 Sarah Hicks, William Carey, 75

T10 Nicki Oesch, St. Thomas, 75

T10 Hannah Mason, Southwestern, 75

T10 Caitlin Cole, Northwood, 75

T10 Anna Mikish, OCU, 75

T16 Sara-Anne Smurlick, Loyola, 76

T16 Brooke Brasseaux, UHV, 76

T16 Daniela Martinez, Northwood, 76

T19 Angela Zepeda, UT-Brownsville, 78

T19 Rachel Zastoupil, Texas Wesleyan, 78

T19 Hannah Person, William Carey, 78

T22 Stephanie Kalapach, Texas Wesleyan, 79

T22 Alexis Belton, Texas Wesleyan, 79

T22 Elizabeth Garza, UT-Brownsville, 79

T25 Ally Harvey, Texas Wesleyan, 80

T25 Taryn Anderson, William Carey, 80

T27 Caitlin Swisher, UHV, 81

T35 Shelbi Vincent, UHV, 84

T38, Haley Harris, UHV, 85

42 Devon Dueser, UHV, 87

MEN

Team

1. Oklahoma City University, 292, 298; 590

2. Texas Wesleyan, 300, 293; 593

3. Wayland Baptist, 299, 295; 594

4. California State-San Marcos, 291, 311; 602

5. Bellevue University - NE, 299, 306; 605

6. Grand View University, 304, 303; 607

7. Johnson & Wales, 294, 317; 611

8. The Master's College, 301, 311; 612

9. Northwood University (Texas), 304, 313; 617

10. University of Houston-Victoria, 312, 309; 621

11. University of St. Thomas, 316, 308; 624

12. Southwestern, 316, 325; 641

13. UT-Brownsville, 327, 320; 647

14. Loyola, 329, 322; 651

Individual

1 Austen Fuller, OCU, 72, 70; 142

2 Anthony Marchesani, OCU, 71, 72; 143

T3 Jose Pablo Rolz, Texas Wesleyan, 75, 71; 146

T3 Thomas Smith, Wayland Baptist, 73, 73; 146

T5 Nicholas Herrera, Bellevue, 72, 75; 147

T5 Anders Ellingsberg, Wayland Baptist, 73, 74; 147

T5 Ryan Odom, Calif. State-San Marcos, 68, 79; 147

T8 Richard Le, St. Thomas, 76, 72; 148

T8 Ian Ansett, Wayland Baptist, 73, 75; 148

T8 Ben Wollam, Grand View, 75, 73; 148

T8 Eric Cavazos, UT-Brownsville, 77, 71; 148

T12 James Marchesani, OCU, 72, 77; 149

T12 Thane Ringler, The Master's College, 74, 75; 149

T12 Nikolaj Brons-Piche, Texas Wesleyan, 75, 74, 149

T12 Scott Shefflette, Calif. State-San Marcos, 73, 76, 149

T12 Leighton Bearchell, Wayland Baptist, 77, 72; 149

T17 Keith Burkard, Loyola, 74, 76; 150

T17 Calvin Clyde, Texas Wesleyan, 76, 74; 150

T17 Ryan Connolly, Wayland Baptist, 76, 74; 150

T17 Jose Mario Vega, Bellevue, 75, 75; 150

T21 Matt Weeks, Grand View, 72, 79; 151

T21 Shane Gilbert, Southwestern, 78, 73; 151

T21 Joshua Gardella, The Master's College, 74, 77; 151

T21 Thomas Ovejero, Bellevue, 72, 79; 151

T21 Issa Abou el Ela, OCU, 73, 78, 151

T26 Nick Ver Elst, UHV, 76, 76; 152

37 Steve Jones, UHV, 76, 78; 154

T45 William Jake Truss, UHV, 82, 75; 157

T49 Vance Edwards, UHV, 78, 80; 158

81 Kyle Smith, UHV, 84