USAFA, Colo. — The University of Colorado men's golf team opened the fall portion of its 2017-18 season here Friday with a solid first round showing in the 49th Annual Gene Miranda-Air Force Falcon Invitational
The Buffaloes and Wyoming are tied for second with a 4-under team score of 284, two shots back of Colorado State (282, -6). Texas-El Paso is fourth (285, -5), with No. 14 UNLV rounding out the top five (2-under 286). A dozen schools are within 12 shots of the lead.
Eighteen schools will be competing in the event; in addition to CU and host Air Force, Abilene Christian, Colorado State, Drake, George Washington, New Mexico State, Northern Colorado, Northern Iowa, SIU-Edwardsville, Southern Utah, Texas-El Paso, Texas State, UNLV, Utah State, Utah Valley State, Weber State and Wyoming are entered in the field.
BOULDER-- Golfer Jim Grady (senior), basketball standout Richard Roby (senior) and women's tennis player Melisa Esposito, were named University of Colorado Athletes of the Week for the week of March 10-16.