LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. – The Fort Hays State women’s golf team finished fourth at the spring-portion opening SMSU Spring Invitational (March 11-12). The event was held at Wigwam Heritage Course (Red), a par-72, 5,806-yard course. The Tigers shot rounds of 326 and 336 to finish 86-over (662) for the tournament.
Seniors Hannah Perkins and Kelsey McCarthy led Fort Hays State as they finished in a tie for seventh individually. They both fired identical rounds of 9-over (81) and 10-over (82) to finish 19-over (163) for the week.
Taylor DeBoer tied for 15th individually with rounds of 85 and 83. Katie Brungardt was solo 17th after firing off rounds of 81 and 89. Kylie McCarthy shot 83 and 90.
Western New Mexico won the tournament, shooting 63-over par (639) as a team. Lindenwood finished second after shooting 648 as a team. Sioux Falls finished third with a total score of 656. Brenda Dominguez of Western New Mexico was the individual champion at 10-over par (154).
The Tigers are back in action this weekend as they will compete in the SMSU Spring Challenge (March 15-16) in Avondale, Ariz. at Coldwater Golf Club.