ORU Claims Runner-Up Finish at ORU Shootout Presented by Mark Allen Auto Group

ORU Claims Runner-Up Finish at ORU Shootout Presented by Mark Allen Auto Group

The Basics
Event: ORU Shootout, presented by Mark Allen Auto Group
Location:
 Meadowbrook CC / Tulsa, Okla.
Full Results: ORU Shootout – Final
Web Version: ORU Shootout – Final

TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts women's golf team earned its second runner-up finish in as many tournaments as the Golden Eagles shot 300 in the final round of the ORU Shootout, presented by Mark Allen Auto Group to finish second at 900 (298-302-300). Lamar overcame a tough start and finished the tournament at 896 (309-294-293) to win the team championship. Verena Gimmy of Missouri State won the individual championship by four shots with a 54-hole score of 214 (70-70-74).

News and Notes
- ORU had five golfers inside the top 30 in the individual standings.

- Kennedy Ishee finished tied for fourth individually, her first top five finish of the year. Ishee and Rebecca Hnidka have each finished in the top five this season, each finishing fourth in their respective tournaments.

- The ORU Shootout, presented by Mark Allen Auto Group, was ORU's first competition this season on a par 72 course. The previous two tournaments were each par 71.

- ORU took second in its home tournament for the second year in a row.

ORU Individual Results
T4 – Kennedy Ishee – 75-71-74—220
14 – Rebecca Hnidka – 76-73-77—226
T17 – Annie Lacombe – 78-78-72—228
T30 – Natalie Mattison – 74-80-78—232
T30 – Beatriz Garcia – 73-82-77—232
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89 – Linda Huang – 94-86-95—275

Team Results
1 – Lamar – 309-294-293—896
2 – ORU – 298-302-300—900
3 – Arkansas State – 299-307-300—906
4 – Wichita State – 310-299-302—911
5 – UTEP – 300-304-308—912
6 – Utah Valley – 306-302-3111—919
7 – Houston Baptist – 312-306-305—923
8 – Oklahoma Christian – 307-307-210—924
9 – Louisiana Monroe – 310-308-308—926
10 – Northern Iowa – 303-314-310—927
11 – Missouri State – 316-3111-301—928
12 – Incarnate Word – 315-310-309—934
13 – McLennan CC – 308-306-322-936
14 – McNeese – 308-304-326—938
15 – Stephen F. Austin – 317-310-313—940
16 – UT Arlington – 317-306-319—942
17 – Texas A&M-Corpus Christi – 310-319-314—943

Up Next
ORU will have nearly a month off before heading to Nevada for the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown October 22-24.    

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