The Midshipmen are among 14 teams vying for the team title this weekend in the 54-hole tournament.
In addition to the team finish, sophomore Eric Terminello led the charge among players competing as individuals.
Peters shot the second-lowest round in Naval Academy history on Monday with an 8-under par 63.
Led by Griffin Peters, Navy's freshmen shine in opening round.
Sixteen different teams have won the team title in the 21 years the Navy Fall Classic has been played.
2014 Navy Spring Golf Invitational
2013-14 (Fr.) — Owned a 77.7 stroke average among the three tournaments in which he competed ... made his collegiate debut at the Navy Fall Classic where he placed 33rd with a 10-over par 152 ... earned his first top-20 finish with a 17-over par 161 at the Bulldog Florida Invitational where he was 19th ... closed out the year with a 38th-place mark of 11-over par 153 at the Navy Spring Invitational ... named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll after posting a 4.00 grade-point average for the spring semester.
More on Tallman — A 2013 graduate of Lake Oswego High School in Lake Oswego, Ore., Tallman was a three-sport athlete who lettered three times in golf, twice in cross country and played point guard for the basketball team ... member of the golf teams that claimed the 6A Oregon State Championship in 2010, ‘11 and ‘13 ... a member of the Omega Chapter of the National Honor Society, he scored a perfect 36 on his ACT and graduated with a 4.00 grade-point average ... member of the Robotics Club ... validated six classes going into his freshman year at the Academy, including chemistry I, physics I and calculus I and II ... majoring in Computer Engineering, he stands No. 96 in his class of 1,132 students in academic order of merit with a 3.86 GPA ... has been named to both the Commandant’s Lists every semester, while appearing on the Superintendent’s List twice ... has been named to the Dean’s List in each of the last two semesters ... stands 138th in his class in overall order of merit which factors both academic and military performance ... son of Jeffry and Pamela Tallman.
On the Links with Tallman
• 2014, ‘15 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll