SANTA CRUZ, Calif. — Oregon freshmen Craig Ronne and Yin Ho Yue each shot a 3-under 67 to sit in a tie for sixth and the Ducks are tied for second at 2-under after the opening round of the Western Intercollegiate at Pasatiempo Golf Club Monday.
Edwin Yi is tied for 14th at even-par 70, Kevin Geniza turned in a 1-over 71 and is tied for 21st, and freshman Tom Gueant shot a 3-over 73 to round out the counting scores for the Ducks.
Host San Jose State holds the lead at 4-under while USC's Justin Suh, San Jose State's Sean Yu and Stanford's Isaiah Salinda share the individual lead at 6-under.
The Ducks will tee off beginning at 11:18 a.m. on Tuesday. the Golf Channel will have live coverage from 4-7 p.m.