Sep 26, 2018
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - Four of the six Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference women’s golf teams were in action last week, competing at three different tournaments.
Trinity and Southwestern traveled to Houston, Texas to compete in the Div. III National Preview at the Bay Oaks Country Club. Grinnell took home the team title after carding a two-day score of 613 to finish three-strokes ahead of George Fox.
Trinity finished 16th with a team score of 689, played on the par-72, 5,871-yard course following an opening round of 349 and closing out the tournament with a 340. The Tigers finished with 59 pars and seven birdies over the course of the 36-hole event and were led by senior Emilee Strausburg who finished in a two-tie for 54th with two-round score of 168.
Southwestern finished 18th, combining for 39 pars, six birdies and a 36-hole total of 742. Senior Valentina Olivieri-Puentes led the Pirates individually after carding a 166 (82-84) to finish in a three-way tie for 46th.
Schreiner finished third out of six teams with a two-day score of 675 (342-333) in the UH-Victoria Fall Classic at The Club at Colony Creek in Victoria, Texas. Texas A&M-International won the team title with a 36-hole score of 629 (320-309). Schreiner senior Piper Gleadhill led the Mountaineers in the individual standings by finishing fourth out of 31 golfers with a two-day tally of 159 (83-76).
Centenary sent a pair of individuals to compete at the Al & Nancy Jones Jr. Memorial at the Cascades Golf Club in Tyler, Texas. Freshman Abigail Hayes led the way for the Ladies finishing in four-way tie for 15th. Hayes fired a second round 83, improving 13-strokes on her opening round, for a two-day total of 179.
The SCAC women’s golf tour continues this week with just one team in action as Texas Lutheran is set to compete in the Crusader Collegiate Invitational.
For complete results and recaps from all of the opening week of action, click the links below.
This Week's Results:
|Tue. 25||Centenary||UT Tyler Al Jones Memorial||8:00 am||DNS|
|Schreiner||University of Houston Victoria Fall Invitational||8:00 am||3rd of 6 Teams|
|Southwestern||NCAA Preview||8:00 am||18th of 18 Teams|
|Trinity||NCAA Preview||8:00 am||16th of 18 Teams|