KISSIMMEE, Fla. – The Lipscomb women’s golf team opened the 2015 Atlantic Sun Championship with a solid first day sitting in fourth place among the league foes on Sunday at the Reunion Resort in Kissimmee.
The Lady Bisons opened the 3-day, 54-hole event with a 308, just one shot off the best mark in school history in the league championship. Kennesaw State sits atop the field after a 287 on the first day, while FGCU and Jacksonville sit just behind after scores of 303 and 304, respectively.
Senior Samantha Khan led the way for Lipscomb with a four-over 76 to finish the day in 12th place. The freshman duo of Jenny Muesing and Samantha Griffith finished one stroke behind Khan.
Junior Miriam Parker carded a 78 on day one while senior Morgan Bucher fired an 81.
KSU’s Dulcie Sverdlof finished the day atop the leaderboard with a two-under, 70.
Round two of the event is scheduled to get underway at 7 a.m. on Monday morning in the “Sunshine State”. Live scoring will be available at: http://www.golfstatresults.com/public/leaderboards/gsnav.cfm?pg=team&tid=7367