On the final day of the annual Spring Hill College Badger Invitational held at the SHC Golf Course, sophomore Avery Kyle and senior AnnMarie Coan took the top two spots among individual competitors. As a team, however, the Badger placed 2nd of the three teams attending the event.
Kyle, from Plano, Texas, shot a 2-day score of 163 (82, 81, +19) over the 5915 yard, par-72 course to close five strokes ahead of her teammate AnnMarie Coan of St. Louis, Mo., who finished at 168 (86, 82, +24).
Other SHC golfers included sophomore Audrey Dombrowski of St. Louis, who placed 8th of 15 duffers with a score of 187 (96, 91, +43), freshman Rachel Failla of New Orleans, La., with a +54 score of 198 (96, 102) in 11th position, and sophomore Shelley Husband of Pass Christian, Miss., who rounded out the scoring with a +92 score of 236 (110, 126).
The Badgers next play at the SSAC Championships on April 23-24 at The Oaks Golf Club in Pass Christian.