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Lady Bison finish eighth in A-Sun Championship

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. – The Lipscomb women’s golf team wrapped up the 2012 campaign with an eighth place finish in the 2012 Atlantic Sun Conference Championship at the Venetian Bay Golf Club in New Smyrna Beach.

The Lady Bisons posted a three-round 951 (321, 308, 322) to finish 12 shots behind seventh place Florida Gulf Coast.

Freshman Morgan Bucher led the way for Lipscomb with a +17, 233 (78, 78, 77) tying for 24th.  Sophomore Savanna Schubert finished one shot behind Bucher with a 234 (79, 78, 77) in a tie for 27th.

Freshman Danielle Grace tied for 33rd with a +22, 238 (79, 75, 84) ahead of freshman Samantha Khan, who finished the tourney +33 with a 249 (88, 77, 84) in 40th place.  Sophomore Sabrina Ferreri rounded out the competitors for the Lady Bisons with a 44th place finish with a +56, 272 (85, 89, 98).

Kennesaw State claimed the 2012 A-Sun Championship with a +7, 871 (292, 284, 295) four shots ahead of ETSU.  Mercer’s Lacey Fears and ETSU’s Gabriella Wahl both finished -3 for the event but Wahl took home top honors with a playoff win over Fears.