The Buena Vista men's golf team played for the first time this fall, and the Beavers had three freshman finish the opening round of the Blue Top Ridge Shootout in Riverside, Iowa, in the top-10.
Ryan Ruzek and Andrew Underbrink are each tied for fourth after opeining their respective collegiate careers with rounds of 77. They're in a four-way tie for fourth and sit just a shot back of second and three back of the overall leader.
As a team, the Beavers are in second among the four teams competing after totaling a 323. They trail clubhouse leader, Coe College, by 13 shots and are three shots clear of Iowa Wesleyan and six better than Wartburg.
Final round is on Sunday with tee-times set to begin at 9:30am.