@MemphisWGolf Moves Up To Seventh Place After Round Two at Old Waverly Bulldog Invitational
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Go Tigers!

Go Tigers!

Oct. 1, 2013

 A. Kees

WEST POINT, Miss. - The University of Memphis women's golf team shot a season-best round of 300 (+12) in the second round of the Old Waverly Bulldog Invitational in West Point, Miss.

The Lady Tigers started the day in 10th place but moved up to seventh by the end of Tuesday's round.

Ashley Kees shot the best round of the day for Memphis, finishing with a two-over-par 74 (38-36). Kees sits tied for 31st after two rounds (79-74 - 153).

Ashleigh Whisenant is tied for 21st through two rounds, and is the top performer for the Lady Tigers so far. Whisenant shot a 75 (40-35) in Tuesday's round, her second consecutive back-nine score of 35.

Leighann Cabush also shot a 75 and posted a team-leading three birdies for the second consecutive round. Cabush is currently tied for 28th place.

Shelby Sain shot a 76 in round two and Andrea Cropper shot an 82 to close out round two for the Lady Tigers.

The round of 300 is the lowest in a single round for Memphis since the second round of the Rainbow Wahine Invitational last season (Oct. 30-31, 2012).

Tournament host Mississippi State remains in first place after two rounds, with a team score of 569. East Carolina is in second place with a score of 579.

Wednesday's final round will begin with a shotgun start 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 is available at http://www.birdiefire.com/tournament/1855/

TEAM LEADERBOARD (Day Two) 1 2 Total MEMPHIS LEADERBOARD 1 2 Total
1 Mississippi State -7 281 288 569 T21 Ashleigh Whisenant 75 75 150
2 East Carolina +3 289 290 579 T28 Leighann Cabush 77 75 152
T3 Florida International +15 294 297 591 T32 Ashley Kees 79 74 153
T3 Georgia State +15 293 298 591 T45 Shelby Sain 82 76 158
5 ETSU +18 300 294 594 T56 Andrea Cropper 83 82 165
6 South Alabama +26 297 305 602
7 Memphis +37 313 300 613
8 Cincinnati +41 310 307 617
9 USF +42 310 308 618
10 Murray State +25 307 313 620
11 Southern Miss +69 326 319 645

 

 

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