March 26, 2012
Cougars Finish Eighth at Saluki Invitational
CARBONDALE, Ill. – SIUE women's golf finished eighth at the Saluki Invitational, completed Monday at the Hickory Ridge Golf Course. The Cougars finished with a combined score of 643.
Host SIU Carbondale won the team competition for the second consecutive year. The Salukis finished with a 608. Iowa (618) and IUPUI (627) rounded out the top three teams.
Ashton Stair tied for 10th place with a combined 156. Stair carded a second-round score of 75 Monday. Brooke Hood and Taylor Rumple tied for 26th with four other golfers. Each had a combined 160 for the tournament. Courtney Lovegreen finished tied for 56th with a 167. Brooks White finished with a 176 to tie for 83rd. Hilary Powles, competing as an individual, finished 94th with a 197.
SIUC's Cassie Rushing was the individual medalist with a 146.
The Cougars are back in action at the IPFW Spring Classic beginning Sun., April 1.