ORU Finishes Fourth at Summit League Championship

ORU Finishes Fourth at Summit League Championship

The Basics
Event: Summit League Women's Golf Championship
Location:
 Arbor Links GC / Nebraska City, Neb.
Full Results: Summit Championship – Final

NEBRASKA CITY, Neb. – The Oral Roberts women's golf team shot its best round of the tournament Tuesday, but it wasn't enough to move up the standings as the Golden Eagles finished fourth at the 2017 Summit League Championship with a 54-hole score of 946 (313-325-308). Denver came from behind in the final round to win the team championship at 906 (296-317-293).   

News and Notes
- Kennedy Ishee notched her seventh top 10 finish of the season, tying for ninth overall at 231, shooting 77 in each of the three rounds.

- ORU finished the year with a 91-59-2 overall record and had five top five finishes in 10 tournaments. 

- Beatriz Garcia (235) notched her seventh top 20 finish while Paty Torres (238) finished 18th for her second top 20 finish of the year.

- Ishee tied for the lead in the field in par 5 scoring at 4.67 (-4) for the tournament, while Garcia played the long holes to an even par 5.00 score, tied for the fifth best average.

- Garcia was also in the top five in birdies with 8, while Ishee tied for sixth in the field with 30 combined pars.

ORU Individual Results
T9 – Kennedy Ishee – 77-77-77—231
14 – Beatriz Garcia – 78-80-77—235
18 – Paty Torres – 79-84-75—238
T25 – Rebecca Hnidka – 79-86-79-244
T37 – Annie Lacombe – 85-84-83—252  

Team Results
1 – Denver – 296-317-293—906
2 – South Dakota State – 297-314-301—912
3 – North Dakota State – 317-317—311—945
4 – ORU – 313-325-308—946
5 – IUPUI – 312-327-318—957
6 – Western Illinois – 322-325-316—963
7 – South Dakota – 319-336-309—964
8 – Omaha – 323-334-317—974
9 – Fort Wayne – 329-348-334—1011  

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