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Ladies wrap up play at Fred Marx Invitational
Ladies wrap up play at Fred Marx Invitational
Tuesday, September 25, 2012

MONROE, La. – After opening the season with a top-three finish, Centenary’s women’s golf team posted a 14th-place finish in a 16-team field packed with Division-I competitors at the ULM Fred Marx Invitational Sept. 24-25.

Freshman Jamie Wright bested teammate Justine Kemp by a stroke to lead the Ladies, who finish ahead of Jackson State and New Orleans. Wright finished tied for 60th and Kemp was tied for 62nd. Playing 36 holes Monday, Wright turned in 80 and 78 before carding a third-round 83 (241). Kemp made up four strokes on her young teammate with a closing 79, improving on her 82-81 tallies in the first 36 holes.

Lamar’s Julie Aime (-2) and Southern Mississippi’s Brandi Rodriguez (-1) were the only two golfers under par. Rodriguez paved the way for Southern Miss, who beat Sam Houston State by four strokes for the championship wile Aime’s squad wrapped up a fourth-place finish behind McNeese State. Host ULM rounded out the top five.

Centenary Golfers

Finish    Golfer                                   RD 1       RD 2       RD 3       TOTAL

T60         Jamie Wright              80           78       83           241

T62         Justine Kemp              82           81       79           242

81           Rachel Grinnell            85           78       93           256

T84         Kylee Goldthorn           82           88       91           261

86           Sarah Bradshaw                88           86           88           262

Finish          Team                                   RD 1       RD 2       RD 3       TOTAL (to par)

1              Southern Mississippi      292         301         301         894 +30

2              Sam Houston State       299         297         302         898 +34

3              McNeese State              297         296         306         899 +35

4              Lamar                         300         300         300         900 +36

5              Louisiana Monroe          294         307         301         902 +38

6              Troy                             308         292         306         906 +42

7              South Alabama             312         294         310         916 +52

T8           Stephen F. Austin St        308         303         313         924 +60

T8           Houston Baptist Uni.       307         309         308         924 +60

10           McLennan CC                 317         297         311         925 +61

11           Oklahoma City U.           311         306         311         928 +64

12           Northeastern St              311         303         319         933 +69

13           Western Kentucky           316         310         311         937 +73

14           Centenary College          329         323         341         993 +129

15           Jackson State Univ.         335         322         349         1006 +142

16           New Orleans, U. of          348         363         344         1055 +191