Final Round of Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational Rained out; Lady Eagles Finish Eighth
Sophomore Rebecka Nilsson tallied a 19th-place tie.
Oct. 2, 2007
HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Inclement weather forced cancellation of the final round of the Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational being played at the par-72, 6,157-yard Colbert Hills Golf Course in Manhattan, Kan., Tuesday.
The Southern Miss women's golf team shot rounds of 308 and 320 on Monday to finish eighth place after 36 holes in the 13-team field, Monday.
Sophomore Rebecka Nilsson (Laholm, Sweden) tallied rounds of 74 and 79 to rank tied for 19th with a 153. Senior Jennifer Bodemann (Palm City, Fla.) and sophomore Clara Viladomiu (Barcelona, Spain) each notched a 158 stroke total to record 42nd-place ties. Bodemann recorded rounds of 76 and 82, while Viladomiu notched a pair of 79s.
Sophomore Samantha Holt (Pensacola, Fla.) recorded rounds of 81 and 80 for a 161 and a 48th-place tie, while junior Heather Golden (Biloxi, Miss.) put together circuits of 79 and 83 to end tied for 53rd.
Kansas won the tournament with a 600 total team score, followed by Missouri (602), Texas State and Kansas State (605), Arkansas-Little Rock (606), Nebraska (613), Illinois State (615), Southern Miss, Redlands CC (634), Evansville (636), North Texas (642), Wichita State (646) and Creighton (652).
Missouri's Julia Potter shot rounds of 70 and 73 to hold down first place in the event.
The Lady Eagles return to action Oct. 8-9, at the Jeannine McHaney Intercollegiate at the Rawls Course in Lubbock, Texas. Texas Tech will serve as the host.