Bennington Claims Individual Title, WWU Wins Spring Invitational

6 years 2 weeks 4 days ago Wednesday, April 04 2012 Apr 4, 2012 Wednesday, April 04, 2012 7:27:11 AM CDT April 04, 2012 in Sports
Source: John Roushkolb - Press Release

FULTON, MO -- On the strength of an even-par 72, Jada Bennington held on to claim the individual honors at the WWU Spring Invitational as she paced the William Woods University women's golf team to a team title in the event as well. First-round leader Lindsey Johnson fell a bit off the pace from her opening round 71 but held off the charge from the field to finish second. The team finished the tournament with a two-day total of 592 (295-297; +16), setting a new school record for a low 36-hole score.

Jamie Palermo was also consistent in the tournament, posting back-to-back 75s to finish with a 6-over-par 150 in the event, while Naomi Starr carded a 152 (77-75; +8) to round out the team's total for the day. Ashlee Daly charged from 12th to ninth, carding a 75 to close the tournament with a 15-over 159. Palermo would grab the final spot on the all-tournament team through a scorecard playoff after she

All but two spots in the top 10 at the tournament were filled by WWU golfers, with the WWU White team taking the second team spot with a two-day total of 601 (303-298; +25). Stephanie Bruemmer held on to her third-place spot from day one, finishing with a total of 148 (73-75; +4) to pace the White team. Elizabeth Welker recorded a two-day card of 149 (75-74; +5) to claim fourth place. Valerie Mielziner carded the low round of the day for the White team, with her 73 giving her a two-day total of 150 (+6) and a share of fifth place. Lacee Floyd finished tied for ninth after a two-day card of 159 (78-81; +15) with freshman Alyson Mongler climbing to 13th with a final round 76 to earn a 20-over-par 164 for the tournament.

Joining the horde of WWU players in the top 10 were a pair of Park University golfers. Plern Promboobpa fired a second-round 73 to climb to fifth on the leaderboard behind a tournament total of 150 (+6), with Kelsey Faiferlick joining Daly and Floyd in ninth with a 159 (79-80; +15) for the tournament. The pair paced the Pirates to a new school record, as they carded a team total of 639 (326-313; +63) to claim the final podium spot.

Cassie Kennedy competed as an individual for the Owls, carding a 176 (93-83; +32) for the tournament.

More News

Grid
List
MEXICO, Mo. – Approximately one year after President Trump took office, the lives of DACA recipients hang in the balance.... More >>
7 hours ago Sunday, April 22 2018 Apr 22, 2018 Sunday, April 22, 2018 7:35:00 PM CDT April 22, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA - The official weather station on MU's Campus at Sanborn Field is “completely destroyed” after a vandalism incident either... More >>
7 hours ago Sunday, April 22 2018 Apr 22, 2018 Sunday, April 22, 2018 7:29:00 PM CDT April 22, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA - Heavy flames billowed right behind the Aldi on Green Meadows Road Sunday as fire destroyed a delivery truck.... More >>
8 hours ago Sunday, April 22 2018 Apr 22, 2018 Sunday, April 22, 2018 5:48:00 PM CDT April 22, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA - The Columbia Area Earth Day Festival featured local vendors, food trucks and live music Sunday. The festival... More >>
10 hours ago Sunday, April 22 2018 Apr 22, 2018 Sunday, April 22, 2018 4:20:00 PM CDT April 22, 2018 in News
BOONVILLE - An electronic music festival by the name "Boonphoria" has attendees wondering if the event was just a money... More >>
10 hours ago Sunday, April 22 2018 Apr 22, 2018 Sunday, April 22, 2018 3:49:00 PM CDT April 22, 2018 in News
ELDON - Flags are at half staff all throughout Miller County, as residents honor the life of Deputy Casey Shoemate.... More >>
11 hours ago Sunday, April 22 2018 Apr 22, 2018 Sunday, April 22, 2018 3:39:00 PM CDT April 22, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA - A local organization sought to raise awareness about renewable energy by having people exert some. Renew Missouri,... More >>
20 hours ago Sunday, April 22 2018 Apr 22, 2018 Sunday, April 22, 2018 6:31:00 AM CDT April 22, 2018 in News
JEFFERSON CITY - Friday was the anniversary of the Columbine shooting, and on Saturday, members of the Jefferson City community... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, April 21 2018 Apr 21, 2018 Saturday, April 21, 2018 10:03:00 PM CDT April 21, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA - U.S. Rep. Vicky Hartzler, R- Harrisonville announced the winner of her annual congressional art competition Saturday afternoon. ... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, April 21 2018 Apr 21, 2018 Saturday, April 21, 2018 4:29:00 PM CDT April 21, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA - Community members took laps around the MizzouRec Saturday to raise money for Relay For Life of Mizzou’s main event,... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, April 21 2018 Apr 21, 2018 Saturday, April 21, 2018 3:14:00 PM CDT April 21, 2018 in News
LAKE OZARK - For the past five years, Osage Heritage Elementary has hosted a Color Run to raise funds for... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, April 21 2018 Apr 21, 2018 Saturday, April 21, 2018 1:29:00 PM CDT April 21, 2018 in News
CLAYTON (AP) — A former St. Louis-area teacher will be on five years of probation for having sex with a... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, April 21 2018 Apr 21, 2018 Saturday, April 21, 2018 8:43:59 AM CDT April 21, 2018 in News
UNIVERSITY CITY (AP) — A former St. Louis-area day care teaching assistant has been found guilty of molesting a 5-year-old... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, April 21 2018 Apr 21, 2018 Saturday, April 21, 2018 8:40:09 AM CDT April 21, 2018 in News
JEFFERSON CITY -- Firefighters responded to a structure fire in the 100 block of E. Ashley St. at 11:08 p.m.... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, April 21 2018 Apr 21, 2018 Saturday, April 21, 2018 6:27:00 AM CDT April 21, 2018 in News
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — Missouri legislators approved numerous changes Thursday to local elections, including allowing voters to request absentee ballots... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, April 21 2018 Apr 21, 2018 Saturday, April 21, 2018 5:27:13 AM CDT April 21, 2018 in News
MILLER COUNTY - Casey Shoemate, a 26-year-old Miller County sheriff's deputy, died Friday night after colliding head-on with another vehicle... More >>
2 days ago Friday, April 20 2018 Apr 20, 2018 Friday, April 20, 2018 10:05:00 PM CDT April 20, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA- Retailer Sears will close its Columbia Mall store this summer because the location has become unprofitable. Sears Director... More >>
2 days ago Friday, April 20 2018 Apr 20, 2018 Friday, April 20, 2018 8:46:00 PM CDT April 20, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA- A local non-profit organization, Columbia Access Television, hosted a 24-hour film contest that started Friday at 5:30 pm. ... More >>
2 days ago Friday, April 20 2018 Apr 20, 2018 Friday, April 20, 2018 7:13:00 PM CDT April 20, 2018 in News
Columbia, MO
Broken Clouds 55°
3am 56°
4am 55°
5am 54°
6am 52°