Griffith and Parker pace women's golf at Mimosa Hills Intercollegiate
Monday, April 4, 2016
Griffith and Parker pace women's golf at Mimosa Hills Intercollegiate

MORGANTON, N.C. – The Lipscomb women’s golf team finished the Mimosa Hills Intercollegiate in 11th place after the 36 holes of action at the Mimosa Hills Golf and Country Club in Morganton, North Carolina.

The Lady Bisons finished regular season action with a +29, 652 (335-317).  Host Appalachian State took home tournament title honors behind a +31, 607 (308-299) edging Jacksonville State by one stroke.

Herd notes:

  • Samantha Griffith and Miriam Parker led Lipscomb as the duo tied for 32nd. After carding rounds of 82 on Sunday, Griffith and Parker both fired a 76 on Monday to finish with +14, 158s.
  • Jenny Muesing finished six strokes behind Griffith and Parker with a +20, 164 (83-81).
  • Hillary Reader improved by seven strokes on Monday to finish tied for 69th with a +31, 175 (91-84).
  • Lily McDonald rounded out the competitors for Lipscomb in 73rd with a +36, (88-92).
  • Longwood’s Courtney Tolton claimed medalist honors with a +3, 147 (77-70).

Up next:  The Lady Bisons head to Kissimmee, Florida for the Atlantic Sun Conference Championship April 10-12 at the Reunion Golf Resort.