TexAnns win in Puerto Rico to close out fall schedule

Tarleton State closed out its fall season with a victory in Puerto Rico Monday and Tuesday. || Courtesy Tarleton Athletic Communications


Team Results

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RIO GRANDE, Puerto Rico (October 25, 2016) – TexAnn Golf shot a 583 (+15) to win the Illinois-Springfield Island Getaway in Puerto Rico on Tuesday.

Tarleton shot a 288 and 295 to win the tournament by six strokes over St. Leo. The TexAnns had all five golfers finish in the top 10 on the individual leaderboard. It’s the second tournament win of the fall season for Tarleton, who has finished in the top three in all four tournaments.


Breanna Smith had the top finish for Tarleton, coming in second place after shooting a 72 in both rounds for a final score of 144 (+2). Smith recorded a team-high 26 pars and also added a four birdies. It’s the highest finish of Smith’s career.

Casey Wild came away in a tie third-place with rounds of 72 and 73 for a final scorecard of 145 (+3). Wild sank 23 pars and tied for the team lead with five birdies in the tournament. Wild has finished in the top 20 in all four tournaments and it’s the junior’s third top 10 finish of the year.

Kerbey Kipp finished with a 148 (+6) to place sixth. Kipp logged 23 pars and also added four brdies. It’s Kipp’s first top 10 finish of the season. Sarah Gee moved up four spots on the leaderboard to finish in ninth after shooting a 73 on the final day. Gee had a final score of 150 (+8) while posting 20 pars and five birdies. Lydia Traylor shot a 151 (+9) to place 10th. It’s Traylor’s second top 10 finish on the year, who went on to record 24 pars in the tournament.

The TexAnns have wrapped up their fall schedule and will tee off again in February to begin their spring schedule.


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