Thursday, March 17, 2016

Kimberley Beveridge tied fourth finish at 
Longview, Texas

Kimberley Beveridge, a first-year student at Tyler Junior College, Texas, finished tied fourth in a field of 42 players at the Le Tourneau Spring Classic, played over the Pinecrest Country Club course (par 72, 5,804yd) at Longview, Texas
The Aboyne Golf Club member shot rounds of 83 and 82 for 165, seven shots behind the winner, team-mate BoYoung Park (75-83 for 158).
Beveridge's good effort helped Tyler JC win the team event by nine strokes in a field of eight teams. 

Emily Aird tied 35th at Wichita Falls, Texas
Emily Aird from Perth, a student at Newman University, Wichita, Kansas, finished tied 35th in a field of 93 players at this week's Mid Western State Invitational women's college tournament at Wichita Falls Country Club, Texas.
Emily shot 78-83 for 161 - 16 shots behind the winner by four, Anna Frandsen (Arkansas Tech) (69-76).
Alexandra Patton from Chippenham, one of Aird's team-mates, finished tied 41 with scores of 82-80 for 162.
The team event produced the tightest finish I can remember in US college gofl. Three teams tied for first place on 615 (Dallas Baptist, Midwestern State and Arkansas Tech) with St Mary's, Texas only one shot back in fourth place.
The tie breaker was the team with the best discarded score for the final round, which made Dallas Baptist the winners.