OXFORD, Miss. (April 1, 2011) - Rollins opened the Ole Miss Rebel Intercollegiate with a 317 Friday and sits 18th after the first round.

Tennessee paces the field by eight strokes, posting a first round 290. Host Mississippi, Maryland and Coastal Carolina each turned in scores of 298 and are tied for second.

Joanna Coe leads Rollins, shooting a 78 to sit tied for 52nd. She was three-over par at the turn and combined two birdies, three bogeys and a double on the back. Brianna Seo is a shot back of Coe in a tie for 60th after a first round 79. Her round saw 11 pars and seven bogeys.

Fabia Rothenfluh and Cecilia Kleinert each shot scores of 80 and are tied for 71st. Elin Marcsdottir is tied for 77th with a first round 81.

The Rebel Intercollegiate continues through Sunday. Fans can follow the action live on GolfStat.com.

18      Rollins College                317             

T52    Joanna Coe (1)              78   

T60    Brianna Seo (3)             79   

T71    Fabia Rothenfluh (2)    80

T71    Cecilia Kleinert (4)        80

T77    Elin Marcsdottir (5)      81