Women’s golf team wins Battle at Boulder Creek

February 14, 2018 | Athletics, News
By Steve Easton

Junior Pinyada Kuvanun won her first tournament as a collegian to help Toledo take its first tournament of the season with a 13-stroke victory in the Battle at Boulder Creek.

The Rockets carded a team total of 50-over par 914 (313-298-303) in the nine-team tournament that was played at the par-72, 6,280-yard Boulder Creek Golf Club in Boulder City, Nev.

The Rockets posed for a photo after their victory at the Battle at Boulder Creek.

Kuvanun finished five strokes ahead of her nearest competitor after firing a two-under par 70 en route to a 54-hole stroke total of four-over par 220 (77-73-70). Junior Pimchanok Kawil also posted a top five showing for the Rockets by tying for fifth place at 12-over par 228 (74-77-77).

Sophomore Saranlak Tumfong tied for ninth place at 16-over par 232 (80-74-78), while junior Natcha Daengpiem tied for 16th at 18-over par 234 (82-74-78).

Rounding out the Rocket lineup was junior Hannah Kochendoerfer tied for 36th place at 26-over par 242 (83-80-79).

Fellow Mid-American Conference member Northern Illinois placed second with a team score of 63-over par 927 (316-298-313).

The Rockets will return to action on Monday and Tuesday, March 5-6, at the University of North of Florida Collegiate in Jacksonville.

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