Columbus, GA- With the first round of play complete at the Aflac/Cougar Invitational, the Coker College Golf Team fins themselves in 16th place out of 18 teams. Last weeks winner of the Coker Invitational, Valdosta State, is continuing their solid play as they lead the field with a score of 278, six under par on the par 71 Green Island Country Club course.


Coker shot a team total of 302, 18 over par for the first day. Leading the Cobras is freshman Jimmy Gillam, with a first round one over par 72, tying him for 24th place. Steve Frisch is next after firing a two over 73, leaving him in a tie for 33rd position, while Chris Marsh shot a 76, followed by Keith Wallace with a 81. Rounding out the Coker five was Stephen Thomson with a first round 84.


Coker will tee off for the final round of play today with tee times starting at 8:00 a.m. Fans can follow all the action live on the internet with live scoring through