ORU Cards Two Top-10 Finishes at Battle at Boulder Creek

ORU Cards Two Top-10 Finishes at Battle at Boulder Creek

The Basics
Event: Battle at Boulder Creek / Hosted by JTP Golf
Location:
 Boulder Creek Golf Club / Boulder City, Nev.
Full Results: Battle at Boulder Creek Final Results

BOULDER CITY, Nev. – The Oral Roberts women's golf team held steady in fourth place at the Battle at Boulder Creek as the Golden Eagles finished the tournament at 925 (307-311-307). Southern Utah took the 13-shot victory at 882.

ORU had a pair of golfers earn top-10 finishes as Beatriz Garcia (76-73-77—226) finished ninth and Kennedy Ishee (73-82-73—228) tied for 10th overall.

News and Notes
- Garcia led the Golden Eagles for the first time in her rookie season. The freshman finished second in each of the first two tournaments of the fall.

- Ishee earned her fourth top-10 finish of the season, while Garcia's ninth place finish was the best of her young ORU career.

- Natalie Mattison was in the starting five for the first time this season and finished 26th overall and fourth on the squad.  

ORU Individual Results
9 – Beatriz Garcia – 76-73-77—226
T10 – Kennedy Ishee – 73-82-73—228
18 – Rebecca Hnidka – 79-78-77—234
26 – Natalie Mattison – 83-78-80—241
37 – Paty Torres – 79-88-86—253
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T34 – Annie Lacombe – 78-75-77—249  

Team Results
1 – Southern Utah – 306-287-289—882
2 – South Dakota State – 303-302-290—895
3 – Northern Colorado – 302-301-301—904
4 – Oral Roberts – 307-311-307—925
5 – Weber State – 323-316-308—947
6 – Florida Atlantic - 327-313-312—952
7 – Monmouth – 327-336322—985
8 – Idaho State – 389-359-356—1104

Up Next
The Golden Eagles will be back in action at the end of the month as they travel to South Carolina for the Kiawah Island Intercollegiate, starting Sunday, February 26.

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