TAHLEQUAH, Okla. – The St. Gregory's University women's golf team began their 2017-2018 season this week at the Northeastern State University Golf Classic, held at the 5,964 yard layout of Cherokee Springs Golf Course in Tahlequah.
The ladies shot a score of 342 on day one, but battled back on day two to shoot three strokes better as they finished the tournament in 15th out of 17 teams with an overall score of 681. St. Gregory's was the only non-NCAA Division II team in the field and bested two of those teams throughout the course of play.
Carina Hernandez (SO/Mission, Texas) led the way for the Cavaliers with scores of 83, 85 and was followed close behind by Kinsley Hall (FR/Elk City, Okla) and Rylie Eller (JR/Woodward, Okla.) who shot scores of 86, 84 and 89, 81 respectively. Eller had 10 pars en route to her 9-over par score of 81 on day two, which was the best score of the tournament for any of the Cavaliers.
Rounding out the scoring for SGU was Megan Buchanan (SR/Antlers, Okla.) with scores of 84, 89 and Shelby McGlothlin (FR) with scores of 89, 92.
The Cavaliers will be in action once again on Monday, September 18th and Tuesday, September 19th as they host the 2017 Fall Cavalier Classic at Shawnee Country Club.