TexAnns place fourth in home tournament


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Tarleton Sports.com

GLEN ROSE (September 12, 2017) – Tarleton women’s golf finished fourth in the TexAnn Fall Classic at Squaw Valley Golf Course on Tuesday.

The TexAnns shot a 291 in the first round and 297 on Tuesday for a total score of 588 (+12). Newman won the tournament with a 575 (-1).

Sarah Gee led the TexAnns on the individual leaderboard with a 145 (+1) which tied her for seventh. The senior from England had rounds of 71 (-1) and 74 (+2).  Gee tied for the team lead with seven birdies in the tournament and added 21 pars overall.

Junie Khaw matched her first round score on day two with a 73 (+1), finishing the tournament tied for 11th with a 146 (+2). Khaw had the second most pars in the tournament with 28 and carded three birdies.

Casey Leatherman tied for 11th also with rounds of 72 (E) and 74 (+2) for a 146 (+2). Leatherman tied Gee for the team lead in birdies with seven and had 20 pars. Leatherman finished three-under par on the back nine in the two rounds combined.

Casey Wild tied for 22nd with a score of 152 (+8). Wild carded rounds of 76 (+4) on both days. The senior was second on the team with 25 pars.

Breanna Smith shot a 155 (+11) to tie for 28th in the tournament. Smith recorded five birdies in the two rounds and had 18 pars.

Tarleton will compete in the NCAA National Preview hosted by Dallas Baptist University in Houston on Sept. 25-26.


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