Jan. 5, 2007
Tennessee junior Jonathan Mount fired a 7-under-par 65 to stand in first place after one round at the 2007 New Year's Invitational being played in St. Petersburg, Fla. Also competing are junior Ben Spickard and freshman David Holmes.
The 81st annual invitational kicked off Thursday and runs through Sunday. The event is being played at the St. Petersburg Country Club, a 6,718 yard, par-72 course.
Both Spickard and Holmes both shot even-par 72 to open their play and are tied for 17th after the first day of competition.
The Volunteers' 2007 spring slate opens at the Ping Arizona Intercollegiate in Tucson, Ariz., Jan. 29-30.