||Southern Illinois University Edwardsville|
September 16, 2008|
Cougars Place 10th
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Southern Illinois University Edwardsville women's golf improved its team score in day two but still finished 10th at the Missouri State/Payne Stewart Memorial at River Cut Golf Course.
SIUE's Megan Hood tied for 39th place at the tournament after shooting 164. Sarah Gereaux made the biggest improvement from day one, shooting eight shots better with an 80 Tuesday. Maggie Welch, of McNeese State, was the individual champion with a 36-hole total of 146.
Oral Roberts won the team title at 609, winning by five strokes over McNeese State. SIUE's team score was 677.
Next up for the SIUE women's golf team is the Screaming Eagle Golf Classic next Sunday and Monday in Evansville, Ind.