Tigers Finish Fifth at Briar's Creek Invitational
JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. - McKenzie Talbert and Lauren Salazar led the Tigers to a fifth place finish on Tuesday in the Briar's Creek Invitational held at the Golf Club of Briar's Creek. The team shot ten over par 288 Tuesday and finished with a three round total of 899.
Salazar led the team for the tournament with a three round total of 220 including a three over par 75 on Tuesday and finished tied for seventh individually. Talbert had the team's lowest score in Tuesday's final round with a one under par 71 performance. Ashlan Ramsey shot a three over par 75 and finished 12th, Sloan Shanahan a five over par 77, and Jessica Hoang shot a six over par 78.
Shanahan was battling sickness in the final round after spending Monday night in the emergency room with a stomach illness.
Texas Tech won the tournament after shooting two under par in the final round. They finished with a three round total of 888. Penn State, East Carolina, and GRU Augusta finished second through fourth.
The Tigers will play in their last regular season tournament Friday March 28th- Sunday March 30th in the Bryan National Collegiate at Bryan Park Golf Club in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Pl. Team - Tuesday Rd.-Final
1. Texas Tech - 286-888
2. Penn State - 289-892
3. East Carolina - 294-894
4. GRU Augusta - 299-895
5. Clemson - 298-899
6. Chattanooga - 294-901
7. Kansas - 294-903
T8. Wisconsin - 295-907
T8. East Tennessee State - 304-907
10. South Florida - 298-912
11. Illinois - 293-919
T12. Coastal Carolina - 299-920
T12. Maryland 302-920
14. Indiana - 306-921
15. College of Charleston - 308-922
16. Princeton - 324-984
17. Charleston Southern - 325-985