A-State Women's Golf begins spring schedule at LeTriomphe Invitational
From Arkansas State University
in its first spring tournament this season, the Arkansas
State women's golf team is in eighth place among 18 teams at the
LeTriomphe College Invitational after shooting an opening-round 311
Sunday at the LeTriomphe Golf and Country Club.
finished the three-day tournament's first 18 holes two strokes behind
sixth place Sam
Houston State and Stephen F. Austin, and the Red Wolves are also within
nine strokes of second-place Houston Baptist. Louisiana-Monroe posted a
298 Sunday to lead the tournament being hosted by McNeese State.
State was led by junior Megan Garland, who carded a season-best 73 that
put her in a
tie for fifth place. Garland will enter the second round just two
strokes behind three players tied for first place. Freshman Maci
Arrington shot a 75 to join Garland among the top-10 leaders for the Red
Also competing for Arkansas State, Abi Laker is tied for 54th place with an 81, Courtney Manning
tied for 60th with an 82, Marie Couffignal tied for 67th with an 83 and Clara Tefteller tied for 84th with an 88.
The tournament's second round is scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. Tuesday.