MEN'S GOLF: Ball State golfers competing in U.S. Amateur Tour
Merkel and Stinson projected to be top two golfers for Ball State this fal
As the Ball State men's golf team begins its qualifiers for the top 5 spots, two of its best players are in a much bigger qualifier.
Sophomore Tyler Merkel and junior Alex Stinson began their qualifiers for U.S. Amateur tour this Monday and continue playing through Sunday.
Merkel shot a two-over-par 72 in his round on Monday. On a much tougher course, Alex Stinson carded a five-over 75.
Tuesday's morning round was delayed due to rain. The second round of stroke play was not completed.