Women's golf finishes sixth at Kiawah Island Intercollegiate
Blue Raiders, Hale card impressive scoresFebruary 23, 2010 · Athletic Communications
"Everyone stepped up and contributed for the finish," said Coach Chris Adams. "I am very proud of how this young squad played in our first spring tournament, especially with the talent at this event. Our confidence is up, and we plan to carry it on to the next event."
Morgan Hale turned in another record day on the course, tying her career low round with a 2-under 70, which was set on Monday. Overall, the junior turned in the third-best three-round score in Blue Raider history with a 1-under 215. She earned a third place finish in the tournament, two strokes off the lead.
Clara Leathers shot a 77 on the day to finish with a 231, her best three-round score since her sophomore season. Ashley Haggard rebounded from a tough second round to shoot a 76 Tuesday, her best round of the young spring season.
Middle Tennessee will continue their spring season in March at the Administaff Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate in Augusta, Ga. The two-round event will tee off on March 7 and conclude the following day.
1. Miami, 892 (+28)
2. Minnesota, 893 (+29)
3. Augusta State, 895 (+31)
T4. Oral Roberts, 897 (+33)
T4. East Carolina, 897 (+33)
T6. Middle Tennessee State, 898 (+34)
T6. East Tennessee State, 898 (+34)
T6. Campbell, 898 (+34)
9. College of Charleston, 902 (+38)
10. Fla. International, 903 (+39)
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