SUU Finishes 11th At ORU Shootout

BROKEN ARROW, Okla., Oct. 4 - Southern Utah's women's golf team finished 11th at the 14-team ORU Shootout, which wrapped up Tuesday at the par 72, 6,271-yard Meadowbrook Golf Club. SUU finished at 974 while Redlands CC won the tournament with a score of 921.

Kacy Buckner and Monica Jung finished tied for 36th place to lead the Thunderbirds. Jung was tied for 16th after an opening-round 78, with Buckner in a tie for 25th, another shot back. Jung followed with another 78 to slip to 17th, while Buckner was 26th after a second-round 80, but Jung finished with an 85 while Buckner shot 82 in Tuesday's final round as both finished at 28-over par 241.

Kaohi Loo (80, 87, 79) and Brittany Edwards (81, 83, 82) finished tied on 47th and third among Thunderbirds, at 246, while Shantell Spackman (89, 93, 94) was 71st at 276.

SUU gets right back on the road later this week as the Lady T-Birds travel to Palm Desert, Calif., to compete in Wyoming's Cowgirl Classic on Saturday and Sunday.

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