School Record Has ORU Third at Texas State Invitational

School Record Has ORU Third at Texas State Invitational

The Basics
Event:
Texas State Invitational
Location: Plum Creek Golf Course (Kyle, Texas)
Full Results: Texas State Invitational - Day 1

KYLE, Texas – The Oral Roberts women's golf team shot a school record-tying 282 in the first round of the spring season and sits in third place after 36 holes at the Texas State Invitational. UTSA leads the way at 569, while ORU has a score of 576 (282-294) after day one of the tournament.

News and Notes
- ORU's 282 was tied with host Texas State for the best round of the day. The round tied the ORU school record, shot March 16, 2015 at the Jackrabbit Invitational.

- The 282 by the Golden Eagles was the best round of the year by 10 shots, topping the 292 shot in both the first round of the N.M. State Aggie Invitational, and the second round of the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown.

- Aiding the cause of the school record was Sarah Bell, who shot a 68 which is tied for the third best round in program history. It was Bell's fifth round under par this year but the first time to break 70.

- Beatriz Garcia also got in under par in the opening round with a 70, while Isabella Caamal shot even-par 71 in both rounds.

ORU Individual Results
T7 – Isabella Caamal – 71-71—142
T7 – Sarah Bell – 68-74—142
T20 – Beatriz Garcia – 70-75—145
T33 – Megan Lee – 73-74—147
T72 – Rachel Dupree – 75-82—157

Team Results
1 – UTSA – 284-285—569
2 – Texas State – 282-288—570
3 – ORU – 282-294—576
T4 – Houston Baptist – 292-285—577
T4 –Tulsa – 290-287—577
6 – Kansas State – 295-284—579
7 – UTEP – 294-286—580
8 – Sam Houston State – 292-291—583
9 – Cal State Fullerton – 291-295—586
10 – Lamar – 294-297—591
11 – Boston College – 298-294—592
12 – Texas A&M Corpus Christi – 296-299—595
13 – Stephen F. Austin – 298-299—597
14 – Little Rock – 301-298—599
15 – UTRGV – 295-309—604
16 – UT Arlington – 308-307—615

Up Next
The third and final round will begin Tuesday morning. Live results can be found on BirdieFire.

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