KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The UMKC women’s golf team opens up its 2018 spring season when it heads to Rio Verde, Ariz., for the Rio Verde Collegiate Invitational at the Rio Verde Country Club Quail Run Course (par-72; 6,128-yard) on Feb. 23-25.
UMKC Kangaroos at Rio Verde Collegiate Invitational
Date: Friday, February 23 – Sunday, February 25
Field: (17 teams) Akron, Arkansas State, Ball State, Bowling Green State, Bradley, Central Michigan, Eastern Michigan, Illinois State, Missouri State, Northern Illinois, Ohio, Seton Hall, UALR, UMKC, Western Michigan, Wichita State, Xavier.
Course: Rio Verde Country Club – Quail Run Course (Par – 72; 6,128 yards)
Location: Rio Verde, Ariz.
Schedule: Friday – Round /Saturday – Round 2/Sunday – Round 3
Live Scoring: Golfstat
Course Website: Rio Verde Country Club
About the Roos
This fall, Diaz and Gallagher each notched third place results with Diaz finishing third in the Pat Bradley Invitational and Gallagher coming in third in the Pat Lesser Harbottle Invitational. Gallagher, meanwhile, shot a 70 at the Johnie Imes Invitational, tied for the fifth best round in school history, while her 218 in the event and Diaz’s 218 in the Pat Bradley Invitational are each tied for the third lowest 54-hole tournament score in school history.
Roos at Rio Verde Collegiate Invitational
Year Team Individual
2017 3rd Gallagher - 2nd
2016 t2nd Diaz - t4th
2015 5th Kirschenman - t13th
2014 15th Kirschenman - t28th
2013 14th Kirschenman - t32nd
Up Next: The Blue & Gold will be back in action on Mar. 12-13 when they head to Dallas, Texas, for the Bradley Spring Break Invitational at the Broookhaven Country Club.
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