Austin, Texas - For only the second time this season, the Kansas State women’s golf team finished out of the top three as they tied for 16th at the Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational Tuesday. The Wildcats shot a third-round 338 for a tournament total of 1007.
Individually, senior Christine Boucher led the Cats, tying for 41st. Senior Karen Quintelier improved to finish tied for 60th, shooting a team low 81 in the third round. Junior Sarah Heffel recorded a combined 255 for a tie for 71st and junior Stephanie Limoges tied for 73rd with a 256. Freshman Helene Robert shot a 277 for 91st place.
The course played tough for all competing teams. First-place Vanderbilt shot a 71-over 935, while second-place Texas recorded a 73-over 937. Individually, Vanderbilt’s Chris Brady shot a combined 10-over 226. Sophia Sheridan of California, who tied for second, shot a 71 in the third round, the lowest of the tournament. She carded a hole in one on the 14th hole.
The Wildcats continue play at the Mountain View Collegiate March 27-28. For complete results of the Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational, please visit www.golfstat.com.
Team Scores: 1. Vanderbilt - 316-316-303-935 2. Texas - 309-317-311-937 3. California - 321-311-306-938 4. Southern California - 318-317--306-941 5. UNLV - 313-314-323-950 T6. Southern Methodist - 320-324-318-962, Purdue - 321-323-318-962 8. North Carolina - 324-322-319-965 T9. TCU - 320-326-320-966, Arizona - 327-317-322-966 11. Oklahoma - 321-328-319-968 12. 13. Tulsa - 322-329-323-974 13. Texas A&M - 331-315-646 14. Arizona State - 342-328-332-1002 15. Kansas - 349-333-324-1006 T16. Kansas State - 341-328-338-1007, Northwestern -339-332-336-1007 17. 18. Oregon State - 339-345-336-1020
Top Individuals: 1. Chris Brady, Vanderbilt- 72-77-77-226 2. Sophia Sheridan, California - 82-75-71-228 3. Laura Cross, Southern Methodist - 75-77-77-229 T4. Julie Tvede, Tulsa - 76-76-78-230, Sunny Oh, UNLV - 75-78-77-230, Tanya Dergal, Southern California - 75-230
Wildcat Individuals: T41. Christine Boucher - 81-83-81-245 T60. Karen Quintelier - 89-81-81-251 T71. Sarah Heffel - 83-81-91-255 T73. Stephanie Limoges - 88-83-85-256 89. Helene Robert - 93-88-96-277