April 1, 2014
GOODYEAR, Ari. - Western Washington University moved up six places to finish eighth among 17 teams at the Western New Mexico University Women's Golf Spring Invitational which ended Tuesday at the Palm Valley Golf Club.
The Vikings shot 312, the fourth-best score of the day, for a 36-hole total of 637. That was just two strokes behind three schools that tied for fifth at 635. They were Cal State San Marcus (316), Cal State East Bay (317) and Dixie State (322).
St. Edward's TX (304), ranked No.6 nationally, edged out No.18 Chico State (312) for first place, 612 to 613. Chico State began the day leading the tourney with St. Edward's third, six strokes back.
Cal Baptist placed third at 618 (313) and West Texas A&M was fourth at 626 (305).
Cal Baptist's Tina Yang, who was the medalist leader by one stroke after Monday's play, won the tourney by that same margin at 146 (73). Audra Kepler from Cal State Monterey Bay was runner-up at 147 (73).
WWU next competes at the Tarleton State Doc Housewright Invitational on Apr. 14-15.
Jenn Paul Finishes 16th at NCAA West Regional
Paul finishes just short of qualifying for the NCAA Championships
Jenn Paul Tied for 17th at NCAA West Regional
Paul heads into final round in contention for trip to NCAA Championships
Paul Tied for 20th at NCAA II West Regional
Jenn Paul is playing as an individual at the NCAA II West Regional
Paul and Sewell Named to Golf All-GNAC Team
Jenn Paul selected to play in NCAA II West Regional as an individual
Trio of Women's Golfers Named to GNAC Academic Team
Brooke Branigan, Jenn Paul and Hannah Drake named to GNAC All-Academic Team
Women's Golf Finishes 2nd at GNAC Championships
Jenn Paul (T3rd) and Hannah Drake (5th) lead WWU to 2nd-place finish
Vikings in 2nd at GNAC Championships
Junior Jenn Paul in 2nd place at 4-over-par. Four Vikings are in tournament top 10
Women's Golf Ready for GNAC Championships
Vikings have won 5 of 6 GNAC Championships at Coeur d’Alene Resort
Jenn Paul Named GNAC Golfer of the Week
Paul finished tied for 7th at even-par at last week’s Mustang Intercollegiate
Vikings 5th in Regular Season Finale in Arizona
Jenn Paul finishes tied for 7th at even-par for the tournament
Women's Golf in 4th at Mustang Intercollegiate
Jenn Paul and Stephanie Sewell tied for 2nd in 100-player field at 1-under-par 71
Women's Golf Finishes Tied for 9th at Otter Invite
Junior Jenn Paul notches another top 20 finish tying for 19th place
Women's Golf Tied for 9th at Otter Invitational
Senior Brooke Branigan is tied for 18th after shooting a 6-over-par 78 in Monday's first round
Vikings Back On The Course at Otter Invitational
WWU women's golf team looking for strong finish to the season leading up to GNAC Championships
Vikings Finish 6th at Pioneer Shootout
Jenn Paul ties for 14th place for 6th top 20 finish this season