MANHATTAN, Kan. –– The Tulsa women’s golf team finished in third place at the Marilynn Smith Sunflower Invitational Monday. The Golden Hurricane carded its best round of the tournament with a 292 for a 54-hole score of 887, just six strokes back of host and team champion Kansas State.
Individually, Tulsa had three golfers place among the top-15 at the par-72 Colbert Hills Country Club course. Sophomore Lorena Tseng turned in her second top-10 performance in just two events for the Hurricane, as she finished in 9th place with a 1-under par 71 on Monday for a 4-over par total of 220. The finish was also Tseng’s 9th career top-10 performance in 13 collegiate events.
Junior Taylor Dobson and freshman Alex Christenson placed in a 13th-place tie as Christeson tied Tseng for the best round of the day for the Hurricane with a 71, while Dobson carded a 74. They both finished with scores of 8-over par 224.
Junior Haley Greb finished in 24th place with a 228 score, while freshman Lilly Thomas turned in a 46th place finish with a total of 236.
Sophomore Jasmine Zhang, playing as an individual, finished in 21st place after turning in a 3-round score of 227.
Tulsa will be back in action at the Furman Lady Paladin Invitational, Sept. 27-29, in Greenville, South Carolina.
- Kansas State 295-293-293=881
- North Texas 306-284-295=885
- Tulsa 297-298-292=887
T4. New Mexico State 294-300-299=893
T4. Kansas 311-294-288=893
- Rutgers 304-305-299=908
- Texas State 318-298-294=910
- Central Arkansas 317-308-304=929
- Florida Gulf Coast 320-306-315=941
- UMKC 324-315-308=947
- UT Arlington 316-308-324=948
- Lorena Tseng 73-76-71=220
T13. Taylor Dobson 75-75-74=224
T13. Alex Christeson 74-79-71=224
T24. Haley Greb 75-75-78=228
T47. Lilly Thomas 88-72-76=236
T21. Jasmine Zhang* 76-76-75=227
- Niamh McSherry, KSU 70-71-70=211 (-5)
- Dominique Galloway, NMSU 71-73-71=215 (-1)
- Reid Isaac, KSU 71-74-71=216 (E)
T4. Sean Yi Yip, Texas State 76-70-72=218 (+2)
T4. Patricia Sinolungan, UNT 76-68-74=218 (+2)