Kilcrease stars as Tulsa wins Barbara Nicklaus Cup at Muirfield Village
DUBLIN, Ohio –– The Tulsa women’s golf team captured the Barbara Nicklaus Cup team championship on Tuesday at the Muirfield Village Golf Club with a final round 320 for a 952 total score.
Tulsa beat-out second place Maryland by seven strokes as the Terps finished with a score of 959. TCU placed third followed by Furman, Colorado, Notre Dame, Ohio State and Wisconsin in the eight-team field.
Tulsa freshman Grace Kilcrease tied for second-place for her second top-10 performance in three events as a rookie. She turned in a final round 76 to finish two strokes behind the individual leader, Sofia Barroso Sa of TCU.
Sophomore Lovisa Gunnar placed in an eighth-place tie with a score of 239, while freshman Emily Boehrer was one stroke back at 240 for 11th place. The Golden Hurricane saw sophomore Sydney Seigel finish in 27th place at 251 and senior Lilly Thomas placed 29thoverall with a 253 final score.
Tulsa will be back in action on Monday as the Hurricane hosts the Dale McNamara Invitational next Monday-Tuesday, Oct.10-11, at Cedar Ridge Country Club.
- Tulsa 318-314-320=952
- Maryland 314-324-321=959
- TCU 315-317-329=961
- Furman 326-321-320=967
T5. Colorado 326-316-329=971
T5. Notre Dame 318-321-329=971
- Ohio State 325-321-327=973
- Wisconsin 337-321-330=988
T2. Grace Kilcrease 77-78-76=231
T8. Lovisa Gunnar 80-76-83=239
T11. Emily Boehrer 82-81-77=240
T27. Sydney Seigel 80-79-92=251
T29. Lilly Thomas 81-88-84=253
- Sofia Barroso Sa, TCU 77-72-80=229
T2. Nicha Kanpal, Maryland 75-80-76=231
T2. Grace Kilcrease, Tulsa 77-78-76=231
T2. Sara-Eve Rheaume, Furman 75-80-76=231
- Lauren Beaudreau, Notre Dame 72-75-86=233