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Tigers Complete Day One of Chris Banister Golf Classic
Monday, October 7, 2019
Tigers Complete Day One of Chris Banister Golf Classic


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 1: 68, Cloudy
Weather at Start of Round 2: 78, Cloudy with Slight Rain
Scoring: Stats Following Each Day at
Place After Round 1: 11 of 11 (+66)
Place After Round 2: 11 of 11 (+116)

Top 5 Teams:

 1.   Troy  593   +17 
 2.   Murray State  598   +22 
 3.   James Madison   602  +26 
 4.   Jacksonville State   614  +38 
 5.   Elon  624  +48 
 11.   Tennessee State   692   +116 

GADSDEN, Ala. --- The Tennessee State women’s golf team completed the first two rounds of the Chris Banister Golf Classic on Monday. The Tigers are in 11th place after combining for a 692.

Morgan Rood, Kalee Rhodes and Savannah Szozda scored in both rounds for the Tigers. Haleigh Riley carded the fourth countable score in round one, while Trinidy Pate posted in round two. Rood and Riley led the way in the morning session with 87’s, where as Rhodes grabbed the honors in the afternoon with an 83.

All five Tigers recorded at least one birdie on the day. Rhodes came in the second round on the par-3, 2nd. The sophomore cleared the water off the tee box with a 5-iron, landing ten feet from the pin. Riley and Rood each collected their birdies in the first round. Riley had a good approach shot on the par-5, 5th, to setup the makeable purr from eight feet. Rood’s came on No. 2 as she drained a long downhill putt.

Day Two: The golfers will be assigned tee times for the final round on Tuesday.

Leaderboard (62 Golfers)
1. Raeysha Surendran (Murray State) 74-66=140, -4
53. Morgan Rood 87-84=171, +27
54. Kalee Rhodes 89-83=172, +28
56. Trinidy Pate 91-84=175, +31
T58. Savannah Szozda 91-87=178, +34
60. Haleigh Riley 87-95=182, +38

   Fairways   Greens   Putts   Pars   Birdies 
 Kalee Rhodes   9-11   2-4   34-29   4-9   0-1 
 Morgan Rood   6-11   7-8   37-35   7-9   1-0 
 Savannah Szozda  NA-NA   NA-NA   NA-NA   9-7   0-1 
 Haleigh Riley   10-11  3-1   34-38   7-3   1-0 
 Trinidy Pate   NA-NA   NA-NA   NA-NA   6-9   1-0 

Second Round Tee Times (from Hole 10):
7:39 a.m. - Trinidy Pate
7:48 a.m. - Haleigh Riley
7:57 a.m. - Savannah Szozda
8:06 a.m. - Morgan Rood
8:15 a.m. - Kalee Rhodes