Tulsa Women Golfers in 3rd Place at Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational
Sept. 23, 2013
Manhattan, Kansas - The Tulsa women's golf team sit in third place after the first 36 holes at the Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational on Monday. The Hurricane carded an opening round 319, and shot 13 strokes better in second round action for a round of 306 at the par-72 Colbert Hills Golf Course.
Tulsa sophomore Antonia Von Wnuck is in sixth place individually with a 36-hole total of 153. After an eight-over par opening round 80, Von Wnuck came back on her final 18 holes with a one-under par 73.
Von Wnuck began her second round on hole 4 with an eagle on the par-4, but gave the two strokes back four holes later with a double bogey on the par-3 8th hole. She then birdied the par-4 ninth to go one-under par. On the next 10 holes, Von Wnuck had four bogeys and two birdie putts.
Senior Kayla Riede turned in identical rounds of 79 for a 158 total to put her in 18th place after 36 holes. Junior Franziska Voellinger and senior Karson Bizzell are tied for 22nd place with scores of 160. Voellinger turned in two rounds of 80, while Bizzell shot 12 strokes better for her second 18 holes with a two-over par 74.
Tulsa junior Alex Haun goes into Tuesday's final round in 42nd place after rounds of 80 and 83 for a 163 total.
Kansas has a 13-stroke lead over second-place Kansas State with a 602 total, while the host Wildcats turned in a two-round total of 615. Tulsa scored a two-round total of 625 for third place, while Arkansas State (630) and Oral Roberts (633) round out the top-5 teams. KU's Yupaporn Kawinpakorn and Kansas State's Gianna Misenhelter are tied for first place at two-over par 146.
The Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational will conclude on Tuesday with the final 18 holes.
TEAM SCORES 1. Kansas 303-299=602 2. Kansas State 313-302=615 3. Tulsa 319-306=625 4. Arkansas State 324-306=630 5. Oral Roberts 320-313=633 6. New Mexico St. 314-324=638 7. Nebraska 313-329=642 8. North Texas 322-322=644 9. Colorado State 326-320=646 10. UMKC 328-324=652 11. Redlands CC 330-330=660 12. Northern Iowa 337-324=661 13. Wichita State 334-328=662 14. So. Illinois 345-327=672 15. Creighton 372-335=707
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