Golf: Ben Womack tied for third; Panthers tied for seventh after first round of Discover DeKalb Emory Invite

Golf: Ben Womack tied for third; Panthers tied for seventh after first round of Discover DeKalb Emory Invite

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Freshman Ben Womack is tied for third after the first round of the Discover DeKalb Emory Invite played Saturday. The Panthers are tied for seventh with fellow USA South member Ferrum with a total score of 301.

Womack shot an even-par 70 over the Smoke Rise Country Club course. He had two birdies and two bogeys during his round. Nathan Garner followed Womack with a 76. Jake Nelson had a 77, while Cameron Starr and Sam Rogers each had 78s.

The two-day tournament concludes Sunday.