MEDORA, N.D.-- Nathan Kapaun (SR/Fargo, N.D.) and Jacob Rice (JR/Mitchell, S.D.) each shot 1-over 73 to earn a share of a three-way tie for first place at the North Star Athletic Association Conference Tournament.
The Jimmies shot a combined score of 298 Monday and are 11 shots ahead of second-place Viterbo (Wis.).
Zach Gomez (FR/Westminster, Colo.) is fourth after a 2-over 74. Nolan Frank (SR/Sartell, Minn.) is tied for 11th with a 6-over 78 while Austin Rene (SO/Jamestown, N.D.) is tied for 23rd at 10-over 82.
Round two of the tournament begins Tuesday at Bully Pulpit Golf Course. The final two rounds of the tournament will be played in the spring.