The William Woods University women’s golf team won its fourth tournament of the fall when they won the WWU Fall Invite on Monday. The WWU Fall invite was moved to a one-day 36-hole event because of inclement weather scheduled for Tuesday.
The Owls shot 16-over par 592 (292-300) for the two round event. The 292 is the lowest round of the season for the Owls. Columbia College finished in second place, 49 shots behind the Owls. Full team and individual results can be found here<http://wwuowls.com/documents/2017/10/9//WWU_Fall_Invite_WGolf.pdf?id=1217>.
William Woods scored the top three scores of the tournament. Leading the way was senior Megan Cullen<http://wwuowls.com/roster.aspx?rp_id=2466>. Cullen was the only player under par for the tournament as she was three-under par 141 (67-74). Her round of 67 is her low round of the season.
Finishing in second place was Katie Warren<http://wwuowls.com/roster.aspx?rp_id=2471>. Warren, a senior, finished three-over par 147 (74-73) over the 36-holes. Her second round score of 73 tied her season low.
Fumika Matsumoto<http://wwuowls.com/roster.aspx?rp_id=2468> finished in third place at the WWU Fall Invite. Matsumoto shot eight-over par 152 (76-76). She finished one shot in front of teammate, Nikki Callahan<http://wwuowls.com/roster.aspx?rp_id=2465> who finished tied for fourth. Callahan shot nine-over par 153 (76-77).
Lucy Matthews<http://wwuowls.com/roster.aspx?rp_id=2469> rounded out the Owls team with a score of 10-over par 154 (75-79). Matthews finished in sixth place.
Playing as individuals for the Owls were Maylie Holt<http://wwuowls.com/roster.aspx?rp_id=2472>, Bayley Henke<http://wwuowls.com/roster.aspx?rp_id=2473> and Kelsey Moreland<http://wwuowls.com/roster.aspx?rp_id=2470>. Holt finished in ninth with a score of 15-over par 159 (80-79). This is her third top ten finish. Henke finished a shot behind Holt with a score of 16-over par 160 (80-80). Moreland finished in 16th place with a score of 24-over par 168 (83-85).
WWU returns to action on Monday, October 16 when they travel to Jonesboro, Arkansas to participate in the Arkansas State Invitational.