Toledo opened its spring by posting a six-stroke victory at the Grand Canyon Invitational in Phoenix marking the first tournament title for Jenny Coluccio as the Rockets’ head coach.
Seniors Pimchanok Kawil, Pinyada Kuvanun and Natcha Daengpiem led UT to the victory by finishing in the top 10 of the tournament standings. Kawil placed fourth with a two-under par 214 (71-72-71), Kuvanun tied for fifth at even-par 216 (69-74-73), and Daengpiem finished ninth at four-over par 220 (72-73-75).Daengpiem tallied a team-high 10 birdies in the tourney, with Kawil and Kuvanun registering nine and eight birdies, respectively.
Rounding out the Rocket lineup were juniors Saranlak Tumfong (T-57th/73-78-81=232) and Thunpijja Sukkasem (T-66th/79-75=79=233).
South Dakota State’s Teresa Toscano captured the individual title at four-under 212 by winning a playoff against Southern Utah’s Pluem Youngyuan and Lamar’s Elodie Chaplet.