Event 6: Saluki Invitational
Hosted by: Southern Illinois
Location: Carbondale, Ill.
Course: Hickory Ridge Golf Course
Details: Par-72, Yardage – 6,091
Weather at Start of Round: Cloudy, 58
Live Scoring: GolfStat
Place After Round 1: T10 of 14 (+58)
Top 5 Teams:
CARBONDALE, Ill. --- Freshman Trinidy Pate bounced back after not scoring for Tennessee State a week ago to lead the way after day one of the Saluki Invitational. Pate fired a 13-over, 85, on Sunday afternoon and is tied for 48th in the field of 91 golfers.
Morgan Rood, Savannah Szozda and Kalee Rhodes each carded a 15-over, 87, to score for the Tigers on day one. Haleigh Riley rounded out the squads scoring with a non-countable 95.
As a team, the Tigers are tied with Maryville for 10th out of 14 with a 346. TSU holds a two stroke lead over Ohio Valley Conference rival Eastern Illinois heading into the final day.
Up Next: The Tigers will play the final round on Monday beginning at 9:00 a.m.
Leaderboard (91 Golfers)
1. Thilda Staubo (Indiana State) 70, -2
T48. Trinidy Pate 85, +13
T58. Morgan Rood 87, +15
T58. Savannah Szozda 87, +15
T58. Kalee Rhodes 87, +15
T75. Haleigh Riley 95, +23