Rain Ends Marilynn Smith/Sunflower After 36 Holes
K-State led the tournament after the first 18 holes after a team score of 299. However,
“We’re obviously very disappointed that we can’t play,” head coach Kristi Knight said. “But that’s the way it goes. We don’t have any control over it. It is what it is.
Senior Kali Quick played consistently on Monday, shooting a pair of 1-over par 73s. The senior from
Abbi Sunner finished in a tie for 17th with an 8-over par 152. Sunner fired a pair of 76s and was able to earn her second top-20 finish this season and the fifth of her career.
Michelle Regan and Hailey Mireles both carded rounds of 10-over par 154 to finish in a tie for 23rd. Regan shot a 6-over 78 on her first 18 holes and improved that by two strokes on her final 18. Mireles shot a season-best 72 on her opening round, beating out her 76 at the Chip-N-Club Invitational, before posting an 82 to end the day. The 23rd-place finish is her best of the young season.
Freshman Elise Houtz, playing as an individual, shot rounds of 79 and 77 for a 12-over par finish of 156 in her first tournament of the year. She finished tied for 28th-place.
Krista Nelson, playing as an individual, fired an 18-over par 162 and tied for 53rd. Morgan Moon tied for 60th after posting a score of 20-over par 164. Emily Houtz, also seeing her first tournament action as a Wildcat, finished in 66th place after a score of 25-over par 169.
Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational
Colbert Hills Golf Course
Par 72, 6,157 yards
*36 holes played
Team Scores: 1.
K-State Individuals: 3. Kali Quick, 73-73146 (+2); T17. Abbi Sunner, 76-76152 (+8); T23. Michelle Regan, 78-76154 (+10); T23. Hailey Mireles, 72-82154 (+10); T28. Elise Houtz*, 79-77156 (+12); T53. Krista Nelson*, 85-77162 (+18);T60. Morgan Moon, 83-81164 (+20); 66. Emily Houtz*, 81-88169 (+25)
* competed as an individual