@MemphisWGolf In Fifth Place After Day One of FedEx Memphis Women's Intercollegiate
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Go Tigers!

Go Tigers!

Sept. 9, 2013

S. Sain


MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The University of Memphis Lady Tigers shot a 305-307 – 612 in the first two rounds of the FedEx Memphis Women’s Intercollegiate on Friday. That score puts the team in 5th place, 12 shots behind co-leaders  Samford and Middle Tennessee State, entering the final round on Tuesday at Ridgeway Country Club.

The Lady Tigers were led by Leighann Cabush and Shelby Sain on day one. Cabush, a freshman playing in her first collegiate tournament, shot a 75-74 – 149, and sits just three shots behind tournament leader Bailey Gray (73-73 – 146) of Samford. Sain shot a 76-75 – 151 and is in tied for ninth after day one.

The Samford Bulldogs, the two-time defending champions of this event, shot a two-round score of 600 and are tied with Middle Tennessee State for the lead.

All 12 teams played through hot temperatures and rainy weather throughout the day. The temperatures were in the 90s for most of the day, and play was suspended for about one hour during round one because of rain.

All competitors begin round three at 8:15 a.m. CT. Live scoring for the final round is available at the following link: http://birdiefire.com/tournament/1580/

Fans can alsofollow Memphis Women’s Golf on Facebook and Twitter (@MemphisWGolf) fo r updates throughout the day.

MEMPHIS LEADERS
1 2
6 Leighann Cabush 75 74 149 +7
9 Shelby Sain  76 75 151 +9
23 Ashley Kees 74 81 155 +13
39 Ashleigh Whisenant 84 77 161 +19
46 Andrea Cropper 80 85 165 +23
Natalie Turk * 78 83 161 +19
Julia Gerlach* 81 82 163 +21
* - Playing as individual
TEAM LEADERBOARD
1 2
1. MTSU 302 298 600 +32
T1 Samford 303 297 600 +32
3. UNT 308 299 607 +39
4. Lamar 310 301 611 +43
5. Memphis 305 307 612 +44
6. Sam Houston St. 311 306 617 +49
7. McNeese State 317 312 629 +61
8. North Florida 331 310 641 +73
9. Alabama St. 323 328 651 +83
10. Texas Southern 337 330 667 +99
11. IUPUI 335 343 678 +110
T11 New Orleans 348 330 678 +110

 

 

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