GREENSBORO, Ga. (Feb. 20, 2022) – The ETSU women’s golf team sweeps first win of the spring season. The Bucs won the overall tournament. Sophie Bert, Hollie Muse (Liverpool, England), and Mindy Herrick from North Florida tied for first place among players.
The Blue & Gold finished today’s round with a 290 (+2). Overall, the Bucs ended the invitational 23-over-par (887). ETSU led the field in Par 3s with +11 and Pars with 179.
Bert picked up right where she left off on the field yesterday. She was steadily tied for second place until about hole 15 when she cruised into first place. Bert commanded first to end the tournament.
Muse started today’s round tied for fourth place. She faced some advisory falling a couple of spots in the leaderboard but rocketed to first by the last hole of the invitational. Muse was in the top five of par 3s (E) and 5s (-3) for players in the tournament.
In today’s round, Bert and Muse had four birdies, two bogeys, and went 2-under-par (70). Both finished the tournament with a 217 (+1).
Sera Hasegawa (Gifu, Japan) ended the tournament with a 225 (+9) tied for 18th, moving up eight spots from yesterday’s round. In round three, Hasegawa scored three birdies and bogeys. She also finished today with one double bogey. Hasegawa was in second place among players with overall pars (41) in the tournament.
Alex Crafton (Lake Mary, Fla.) did not move in the ranks today, staying tied 41st to end today’s round. Crafton finished the tournament 16-over-par (232). Ellie Darnell (Kettering, Northamptonshire, England) fell five spots from where she ended yesterday’s round. Darnell finished today 20-over-par (236). Grace Chin (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) finished the tournament tied for 66th, and Pyrene Delample (Bourgoin-Jallieu, France) finished in 80th place for the Bucs. Both played as individuals in the invitational.
ETSU returns to action on Friday, Mar. 5, when the Blue & Gold compete in the Gators Invitational at the Bostick Golf Course in Gainesville, Fla.
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