Paced by sophomore EmmaThorngren‘s one-under par 71, the University of Missouri-St. Louis women’s golf team turned in a day one score of 300 on Wednesday as play got underway at the NCAA DII Championships at the Bay Oaks Country Club.
Thorngren sits in a tie for sixth place, two strokes off the lead, while the Tritons are also in sixth place as a a team.
The second of four rounds begins tomorrow at 9:25 a.m. for UMSL, which will tee off on hole number 10.
The 12-team, 72-woman tournament consists of both team and individual competition conducted concurrently. All participants will compete throughout the entire 72 holes of competition, which concludes on Saturday.
Team Standings (top three)
1. Indianapolis (286)
2. Dallas Baptist (289)
3. Barry (292)
T1. Tilda Larsson, Barry (69)
T1. Casey Wild, Tarleton State (69)
T1. Kiira Riijijarvi, Tampa (69)