The Western Kentucky girls’s golf workforce is headed to the Convention USA Ladies’s Golf Championships in Dade Metropolis, Fla. Resulting from points with the unique course, the Championships can be performed on the par-72, 6,267-yard Lake Jovita Golf & Nation Membership South Course.
In line with Golfstat, WKU is ranked because the fourth-best workforce in Convention USA. In the latest rankings, North Texas is at No. 33 whereas UTSA is No. 49 and Outdated Dominion is No. 61. The No. 93-ranked Girl Toppers are simply forward of No. 95 Florida Atlantic and No. 100 Center Tennessee.
“It’s a really aggressive convention,” WKU coach Adam Gary mentioned in a information launch. “It’s a testomony to the step up in competitors that we had in comparison with the Solar Belt. Clearly, we’re going to need to convey our ‘A’ recreation down there with a purpose to be aggressive with these groups.”
WKU will journey simply 5 Girl Toppers for its lineup on the C-USA Championships, counting 4 scores in every spherical. Graduate senior Mary Joiner will lead the squad within the prime spot, adopted by senior captain Megan Clarke within the second. Clarke was just lately named to the C-USA All-Educational Crew on Friday.
Freshman Rachel Wealthy and sophomore Sarah Arnold will every get their C-USA Championship debut as they play within the third and fourth spots, respectively. This can be graduate senior Teri Doss’ first expertise in collegiate convention golf motion as she rounds out the lineup.
“We had been in a position to transfer to a course that we performed on this spring, so we’ve virtually already had a follow spherical,” Gary mentioned within the launch. “I believe having some course data and expertise there’s going to profit us as nicely. I’m actually enthusiastic about our trajectory proper now and I imagine that everybody is trending in the precise route so it ought to be a enjoyable week for us.”
The groups will play a complete of 54 holes, enjoying a spherical a day Monday by way of Wednesday. Inclement climate is anticipated throughout play this week and the schedule could also be adjusted as obligatory.