Red Wolves Open Play at UALR Women’s Golf Classic

Courtesy Arkansas State University Athletics Department

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (3/25/13) – Arkansas State true freshman Abi Laker completed the UALR Women’s Golf Classic’s first round tied for eighth place, and the Red Wolves are tied for ninth among 15 teams after recording a 328 Monday at the Diamante Country Club.

Laker turned in a 79 to lead the Red Wolves, but was joined by Anna Carling among the top-20 individual leaders. Carling posted an 80 to end the day tied for 16th place.

The Red Wolves are tied with UTEP and South Alabama and trail seventh-place Oral Roberts and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi by just three strokes. Missouri State currently leads the field with a 312, while UCA and North Texas are tied for second with a 319.

Also competing for A-State, Courtney Manning is tied for 39th place with an 83, Marie Couffignal tied for 63rd with an 83 and Jennifer Loiacano tied for 72nd with an 88.

The tournament’s second round, suspended due to darkness, will resume Tuesday morning and be followed by the third and final round.



Place, Name (RD 1—Total)

T9, Arkansas State (328—328)

T8, Abigail Laker (79—79)

T16, Anna Carling (80—80)

T39, Courtney Manning (83—83)

T63, Marie Couffignal (86—86)

T72, Jennifer Loiacano (88-88)

T78, Libby Croom (91—91)

83, Endsley Evans (99—99)

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