LAS CRUCES, N.M. ?- The Arizona women's golf team stands in ninth at the NCAA West Regional after 18-holes on Thursday in Las Cruces, N.M.
The Wildcats shot a 15-over-par 303 to trail tournament leader
Individually, junior Whitney Welch leads the Wildcats tied for 16th after shooting a two-over-par 74 in the first round.
Senior Mar Garcia and junior Cassandra Kirkland both shot a 76 (+4) in today’s first round to tie for 32nd. Junior Lani Elston is tied for 45th at five-over-par 77. Senior Miriam Kraschinski carded a six-over-par 78 to finish the first day tied for 61st.
The Wildcats will tee off tomorrow at 11:40 a.m. (PST) in round two. The tournament is being contested at New Mexico State University Golf Course, Par 72 over a 6,119-yard layout.
2. USC 293 (+5) T1. Sophia Sheridan,
5. BYU 298 (+10) T3. Whitney Wade,
T16. Whitney Welch 74 (+2)
T32. Mar Garcia 76 (+4)
T45. Lani Elston 77 (+5)
T61. Miriam Kraschinski 78 (+6)