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Women's golf paces field in Double Tree Invitational

Monday, September 23, 2013
by KIRK DOWNS

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - The Lipscomb women’s golf team fired a 321 in the first round of the SIUE Double Tree Invitational on Monday to lead the 10-team field by three strokes.

Four Lady Bisons carded low enough to finish in the top 10 overall.

Sophomore Miriam Parker led the Bisons with a six-over par 78. After shooting 41 on the front nine, Parker closed with a 37 on the back. Her 78 placed her second overall.

Junior Sami Khan finished one stroke behind Parker with a 79 (41-38), placing her in a tie for third overall.

Savanna Schubert, a senior, tied for eighth with a score of 80 (39-41).

Junior Morgan Bucher showed consistent play with a pair of 42’s on the front and back for an 84, placing her in a tie for 21st.

Sabrina Ferreri, senior, tied for 53rd after shooting a 94 (46-48).

Playing as an individual, Lipscomb senior MacKenzy Carter posted an 80 (43-37) and finished the first round in a tie for eighth overall. Carter leads all individuals by six strokes.

Nebraska-Omaha and Valparaiso each shot 324 to finish three shots behind the Bisons heading into the final round on Tuesday.

Playing as an individual, Lipscomb senior MacKenzy Carter posted an 80 (43-37) and finished the first round in a tie for eighth overall. Carter leads all individuals by six strokes.

Erika Pfaender of Valparaiso leads the field by two-strokes after firing a four-over par 76.

Lipscomb combined for six birdies and 35 pars in the first round.

The SIUE Double Tree Invitational is a 36-hole stroke play tournament being held at Sunset Hills Country Club in Edwardsville, Ill. The course is a par-72 that covers 6,070 yards. Round two will begin on Tuesday with an 8 a.m. shotgun start.

 

 

SIUE Double Tree Invitational Round 1- Team Results

1 Lipscomb University 321 +33

T-2 Nebraska - Omaha 324 +36
Valparaiso Univ. 324 +36

4 SIU Edwardsville 327 +39

5 Western Illinois U. 329 +41

6 Evansville, Univ. of 336 +48

7 IPFW 340 +52

8 Tennesee State Univ. 353 +65

9 Eastern Illinois 356 +68

10 Ashford University 363 +75