Event 2: Chris Banister Golf Classic
Hosted by: Jacksonville State
Location: Gadsden, Ala.
Course: Silver Lakes Golf Course
Details: Par-72, Yardage – 6,107
Weather at Start of Round 3: 62, Mostly Sunny
Scoring: Stats Following Each Day at tsutigers.com
Place After Round 3: 11 of 11 (+116)
Top 5 Teams:
GADSDEN, Ala. --- The Tennessee State women’s golf team closed out play at the Chris Banister Golf Classic with a 339 on Tuesday. The Tigers finished 11th place during the two-day, 54-hole event.
Morgan Rood saved her best round for last as she fired a 9-over, 81. Rood carded 11 pars and converted six up-and-downs over her final 18 holes. The senior saved par on No. 17 after hitting her tee shot short before knocking a wedge too far. Rood made the downhill putt for the save.
Kalee Rhodes, Savannah Szozda and Trinidy Pate scored for the Tigers in round three. Rhodes had one of the Big Blue’s two birdies on the day. The sophomore hit her drive straight down the fairway on No. 2, leaving 180 yards. Rhodes hit a hybrid to within two feet of the hole and tapped in for birdie.
Day Two: The Tigers travel to Evansville for the Charles Braun Intercollegiate on Oct. 21-22.
Leaderboard (62 Golfers)
1. Raeysha Surendran (Murray State) 74-66-73=213, -3
51. Morgan Rood 87-84-81=252, +36
T54. Kalee Rhodes 89-83-85=257, +41
T58. Savannah Szozda 91-87-85=263, +47
T58. Trinidy Pate 91-84-88=263, +47
61. Haleigh Riley 87-95-93=275, +59