Women's golf opens fall action with first round of USA Intercollegiate
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Women's golf opens fall action with first round of USA Intercollegiate

MOBILE, Ala. – The Lipscomb women’s golf team opened the 2017-18 season on Saturday in 13th place in 13th place after the opening round of the USA Intercollegiate at the Magnolia Grove Crossings Golf Course in Mobile, Alabama.

The Lady Bisons fired a +36, 324 to open the 3-day event.

Herd notes:

  • Lauryn Davidson led Lipscomb with a +6, 78 to end the day tied for 40th.
  • Samantha Griffith finished tied for 54th behind a +8, 80.
  • Ines Konschewitz was right on the heels of Griffith with a +9, 81 in a tie for 60th.
  • Jenny Muesing ended the day with a +13, 85 in a tie for 70th.
  • Charley Benefield rounded out the team competitors for Lipscomb with a +16, 88 in a tie for 72nd.
  • Lily Caroline McDonald carded a +6, 78 as an individual to sit tied with Davidson and others in 40th.
  • The event continues on Sunday morning with an 8 a.m. start.
  • Host South Alabama and UAB sit atop the leaderboard behind even par, 288’s.
  • UAB’s Maria Donado leads the field with a -3, 69 heading into Sunday.