Thul ties for second, W.Golf takes third at MIACs

Photo courtesy Leah Rado, St. Ben's athletics
Photo courtesy Leah Rado, St. Ben's athletics

Senior Emily Thul tied for second place out of 52 players to lead St. Thomas Women's Golf to third out of 11 teams at the 54-hole MIAC Championships in Becker, Minn. The three-day tourney concluded Monday.

Carleton (304-305-315/924) won the team crown and received the MIAC's automatic team qualifying berth into the May 2018 national meet.

St. Ben's (320-307-316/943) started the day in second with a three-shot cushion on St. Thomas and went on to take second place by nine strokes.

The Tommies (321-309-322/852) topped St. Catherine by 14 shots for third place.

Thul shot 77-74-76/227, three behind medalist Ziyi Wang of Carleton.

Marja Sorensen (79-78-83/240) and Morgan McCorkle (83-79-78) tied for 13th. Kate Drimel (82-78-86/246) tied for 22nd. Freshman Erin Kehoe (90-83-85/258) took 31st and rounded out UST's lineup.

MIAC Women's Golf Live Scoring

 

Sunday story

St. Thomas and St. Ben's are locked in a good chase for second place out of 11 teams through day two of the 54-hole MIAC Championships in Becker, Minn.

The tournament concludes with 18 holes on Monday.

Carleton (304-305/609) holds an 18-shot lead on St. Ben's (320-307/627) and a 21-shot cushion on St. Thomas (321-309/630). St. Catherine is 10 behind the Tommies in fourth place.

Tommie senior Emily Thul is in third place in a field of 52 players at 77-74/151. Marja Sorensen (79-78/157) is tied for 11th. Kate Drimel (82-78/160), Morgan McCorkle (83-79/162) and Erin Kehoe (90-83/173) rounded out UST's lineup.

MIAC Women's Golf Live Scoring

 

Saturday story

St. Thomas is just one shot out of second place, 16 behind leader Carleton, after one day of the 54-hole MIAC Championships in Becker, Minn.

Carleton shot 305, St. Catherine and St. Ben's shot 320, St. Thomas shot 321, and St. Olaf shot 324 in the openeing day.

Emily Thul is tied for fourth after a 77. Marja Sorensen (79), Kate Drimel (82) and Morgan McCorkle (83) rounded out UST's scorers.

MIAC Women's Golf Live Scoring