Women's golf finishes 16th at Ann Rhoads Invitational
Monday, February 20, 2012

Birmingham, Ala. --- The Tennessee State University women's golf team wrapped up action at the Ann Rhoads Spring Invitational Monday afternoon.

The spring season-opener saw TSU finish in 16th place with an overall score of 792 after two rounds. After shooting a 416 as a team in the opening round the Tigers improved 40 strokes with a 376 in the second frame.

Jamie Pierce led Tennessee State with a score of 174 behind rounds of 93 and 81. She finished in a tie for 35th to pace the Tigers. Sara Shoufler carded a 186 (97-89) for 70th place followed by Bria Norris (79th) with a 209 mark. Norris recorded a 112 if the first round before registering a score of 97 in the second stanza.

Mya Billingsley rounded out the scorers for TSU with 223 (114-109).

The University of Indianapolis claimed the tournament title with a score of 644 (336-308) while OVC foe Tennessee Tech finished fourteen strokes behind with 658. Methodist University placed third after carding a 662 (343-319).

Women's golf will return to action at the Murray State New Wave Communications Racer Classic on Sunday, March 4.