Roos Tally Third Place Finish at PSU/EWU Invitational
UMKC Athletics 3-29-2018
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The UMKC women’s golf team finished the PSU/EWU Invitational in third place, just three shots out of second, at the Ocotillo Golf Resort in Chandler, Ariz.

As a team, the Roos finished at 913 (307-298-308) in the event.

Senior Chandler Gallagher led the squad in the three round tournament, carding a +6, 222 for the Roos.  Gallagher opened with a 74 that included a birdie on the par-3 16th, before adding a pair of birdies in her second round 73 on the par-4 10th and the par-5 18th.  The senior then closed out the event with a 75 in round three that featured birdies on the par-3 7th and the par-4 9th.

Cynthia Diaz was the next highest finisher for UMKC, tying for 11th at +10.  In the opening round, Diaz tallied birdies on No. 9 and the par-5 11th leading to a 75, while adding a 71 in round two that included three birdies on the par-4 3rd, par-3 12th and the par-4 15th.  In round three, the Colombian closed the event with a round of 80.

Tying for 22nd for the Roos was Victoria Pavlik at +17.  Pavlik began the event with a first round 78, notching birdies on No. 7, No. 12 and No. 18 and wrapped-up day two with her second straight 78 after a birdie on No. 11.  Her third round 77, meanwhile, included a pair of par-4 birdies on Nos. 5 and 10.

Also tying for 22nd was Maria Henao.  After a birdie-free 80 in round one, Henao followed with a 76 in round two that included birdies on Nos. 11 and 16.  The senior then closed the tournament with a 77 that was highlighted by her second straight birdie on No. 16.

Celine Lim rounded out the lineup for UMKC at +23 with rounds of 80, 80 and 79 after recording a single birdie in each round.

Playing as an individual, Cyrielle Kern finished in 38th at +36.  Kern tallied a birdie on No. 16 in round one and on No. 6 in round two, while adding birdies on Nos. 3, 11 and 15 in the final round.

The Blue & Gold will be back in action again on Apr. 9-10 when they host the Kansas City Intercollegiate at the Creekmoor Golf Clun in Raymore, Mo.

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