The Gustavus women’s golf team is in third place after the second day of the NCAA Division III Championships which are being held at Mission Inn Resort in Howey-In-The-Hills, Florida (a suburb of Orlando). The Gusties fired a second round team score of 332 for a 36-hole total of 331-332–663. Gustavus trails first place Methodist by 13 strokes as the Monarchs have fashioned a 36-hole total of 317-333-650. UW-Eau Claire is in second place at 331-320–651.
Gustavus junior Katie Schenfeld is currently in ninth place with a total of 78-83–161. Sophomore Taylor Drenttel is in a tie for tenth place with a total of 82-80–162 and freshman Annie Jackson is in a tie for 23rd with a total of 82-85–167. Other scores for Gustavus included Amanda Woodhull in 40th place at 89-84–173 and Kali Griggs in 59th place at 90-89–179.
The 72-hole national tournament continues tomorrow and concludes on Friday.
Gustavus, which entered the tournament ranked #2 in the most recent National Golf Coaches Association poll, finished third at last year’s NCAA Championship.