Tigers Head Into Final Round of Season Opening Tournament
Monday, September 24, 2018
Tigers Head Into Final Round of Season Opening Tournament

ROUND 2 RESULTS

Event 1: Chris Banister Golf Classic
Hosted by: Jacksonville State
Location: Glencoe, Ala.
Course: Silver Lakes Golf Club
Details: Par-72, Yardage – 5,943
Weather at Start of Round: 72, Cloudy
Scoring: Stats Following Each Day at tsutigers.com
Place After Round 2: 7 of 7 (+166)

Top 5 Teams:

 1.   Jacksonville State   603   +27 
 2.   Murray State  607   +31 
 3.   Austin Peay   625  +49 
 4.   Tennessee Tech  638   +62 
 5.   Jacksonville State (B)   641  +65 


GLENCOE, Ala. --- The Tigers remained in seventh place after day two of the Chris Banister Golf Classic.

Junior Haleigh Riley and freshman Kalee Rhodes led the Tigers in scoring, each with a 93. Morgan Rood and Savannah Szozda posted the final two scoring rounds for TSU with a 95 and 97, respectively.

Trinidy Pate carded a 110, while Dhani McDowell, who is playing as an individual, shot a 97.

Morgan Rood (Started on Hole 1)
84-95=179

  • On No. 6, drove tee shot down the right side of the fairway.
  • Hit a choke down 6-iron onto the green from 140 yards out.
  • Just missed birdie as her downhill 21-foot putt was just offline, setting up a tap in for par.

Haleigh Riley (Hole 1)
88-93=181

  • Struggled on the front nine.
  • Regrouped and shot 15 strokes better on the back nine.

Kalee Rhodes (Hole 1)
90-93=183

  • Carded first collegiate birdie on No. 7.
  • Hit driver over the bunker into the fairway leaving 90 yards.
  • Knocked pitching wedge to eight feet of the flag.
  • Sank the putt for birdie. 

Trinidy Pate (Hole 1)
102-110=212

  • Saved par on the par-5, 14th, after topping approach shot.
  • Pitched fourth shot to four feet from the hole for makeable par putt.

Savannah Szozda (Hole 1)
103-97=200

  • Cut six strokes off first rounds score. 

(I) Dhani McDowell (Hole 1)
96-97=193

Day Three: The final round begins at 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday with individual tee times. Dhani McDowell will be the first on the course at 7:30 a.m.

Leaderboard (40 Golfers)
1. Paula Vega (Jacksonville State) 69-73=142, -2
32. Morgan Rood 84-95=179, +35
34. Haleigh Riley 88-93=181, +37
35. Kalee Rhodes 90-93=183, +39
37. Dhani McDowell (I) 96-97=193, +49
38. Savannah Szozda 103-97=200, +56
39. Trinidy Pate 102-110=212, +68

Second Round Tee Times (from Hole 10):
7:30 a.m. - Dhani McDowell (I)
7:39 a.m. - Trinidy Pate
7:48 a.m. - Savannah Szozda
7:57 a.m. - Kalee Rhodes
8:06 a.m. - Haleigh Riley
8:15 a.m. - Morgan Rood

   Fairways   Greens   Putts   Pars   Birdies 
 Morgan Rood   7   4   31  --   -- 
 Haleigh Riley   9   7   36   7   0 
 Trinidy Pate  9   4   35   4   0 
 Kalee Rhodes   9   3   33   2   1 
 Savannah Szozda  13   4   38   --   -- 
 Dhani McDowell (I)   10   2   32   5   0 

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