@MemphisWGolf in 10th Place After Day One of Old Waverly Bulldog Invitational
Go Tigers!
Go Tigers!

Go Tigers!

Sept. 30, 2013

A. Whisenant

WEST POINT, Miss. – The University of Memphis women’s golf team shot a 313 (+25) and currently sits in 10th place after round one of the Old Waverly Bulldog Invitational in West Point, Miss.

Junior Ashleigh Whisenant shot a team-leading 75 in Monday’s opening round and is currently tied for 22nd place. Whisenant shot a 40 on her first nine holes, but shot a 35 (eight pars, one birdie) after the turn.

Freshman Leighann Cabush is in 32nd place after a round of 77. Cabush led the team with three birdies in today’s round.

Ashley Kees is tied for 40th place after a round of 79, while Shelby Sain finished with an 82 (51st place) and Andrea Cropper posted an 83 (54th place).

Tournament host Mississippi State leads the field after shooting a 281 in round one. East Carolina is in second after shooting a 289, eight shots behind the Bulldogs.

Ally McDonald of Mississippi State leads the field at -5 (67), two shots ahead of teammate Jessica Peng.

Round two will be played on Tuesday using split tee times. The round will begin at 8:30 a.m. CT Tuesday morning.

The Lady Tigers will be starting on the back nine for the second consecutive day, and will be teeing off at the following times:

- Andrea Cropper (8:30 a.m.)

- Shelby Sain (8:41 a.m.)

- Ashley Kees (8:52 a.m.)

- Leighann Cabush (9:03 p.m.)

- Ashleigh Whisenant (9:14 a.m.)

Wednesday's final round will be a shotgun start beginning at 8:30 a.m. CT.

For updates on tee times and results, fans can visit the University of Memphis women's golf Facebook page or Twitter.

Live scoring from the Old Waverly Golf Club for rounds two (Tuesday) and three (Wednesday) of the event will be available at http://www.birdiefire.com/tournament/1855/

 

TEAM LEADERBOARD (Day One) 1 MEMPHIS LEADERBOARD To Par 1
1 Mississippi State -7 281 T22 Ashleigh Whisenant +3 75
2 East Carolina +1 289 T32 Leighann Cabush +5 77
3 Georgia State +5 293 T40 Ashley Kees +7 79
4 Florida International +6 294 T51 Shelby Sain +10 82
5 South Alabama +9 297 T54 Andrea Cropper +11 83
6 ETSU +12 300
7 Murray State +19 307
T8 Cincinnati +22 310
T8 USF +22 310
10 Memphis +25 313
11 Southern Miss +38 326

 

 

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