SPRINGFIELD, Ill - The Mineral Area College Cardinals golf team played the first round of the Blue Boy Invitational Tournament on Friday hosted by Illinois College, and after the first day the Cardinals stood in fifth place out of 11 teams.
The Cardinals shot 326 as a team on the Piper Glen Golf Course. Tanner McKinney shot a 74 for the Cardinals low score which tied him currently for third place. Eric Bennett was next with an 82, Jesse Schott finished with an 84 and Kellen Bader rounded out the team score with an 86.
Mineral Area will finish up the tournament's final round of play this morning.