Junior Josh Edison led the team with a score of 217 (75-70-72
Senior Parker Freiburg led the team with a score of 144 (70-74).
Last year, the Redbirds finished in second place to host Indiana by five-strokes, but hope to step-up their game and end the regular spring season play with a win.
The Redbirds were able to push ahead with a great team effort, making them the top finishers of the four competing Valley schools.
After the first round, Ricky Hearden tallied a 3-under-par 69, putting him in a tie for fifth place.
2012-13: Competed in 12 rounds during the 2012-13 season ... completed the season with a season-stroke average of 79.8 ... had his best tournament performance during the Jackrabbit Invitational (March 11-12), carding a three-round score of 230 (74-75-81).
Prior to ISU: Began his college golf debut at Northern Illinois in 2011...was all-conference four-years in high school...team finished second in state in 2010-11...finished his senior year of high school with a career best stroke average of 72.6... member of a team that went undefeated in two of his four years in high school (2009, 2010).
Personal: Majoring in criminal justice and sociology...born Nov.12, 1992...son of James and Mary Edison.