Kemp, Grinnell lead Ladies to top-three finish
Thursday, September 13, 2012

WESTWORTH VILLAGE, Texas – Justine Kemp started her senior year off with a top-10 finish at the Hawk’s Creek Classic, leading the Ladies in a tied-for-third finish.

Kemp fired an 84 in the first round, knocking off 10 strokes in the finale for a 158, a stroke ahead of teammate Rachel Grinnell (81-78—159).

Dallas Baptist’s Mercedes Rios won the tournament with a two-day 151 (77-74), edging Oklahoma Christian’s Anna Arrese, who had a two-stroke lead over Rio after the first day. Dallas Baptist and Oklahoma Christian finished first and second, respectively, in the team standings.

Centenary freshman Jamie Wright garnered a top-15 finish in her collegiate debut at 13th, just three shots behind veteran Kemp. Wright copied Kemp’s opening 84 before shaving seven strokes off her second-round mark with a 77.

Sarah Bradshaw finished 22nd with an 82, followed by an 86, 20 strokes ahead of teammate Kylee Goldthorn (99-89—188).

The Ladies next tournament is in Monroe, La., Sunday at Bayou DeSiard Country Club.

 

  Teams                                               Scores

 

1 Dallas Baptist Univ.

2 Oklahoma Christian U

313

306

619

320

305

625

3 Northwood U. - TX

331

315

646

Centenary College

331

315

646

5 Oklahoma Baptist U.

335

329

664

6 Texas Wesleyan U.

337

348

685

7 McMurry University

343

343

686