BYU Women's Golf Team in Fourth Place at BYU Invitational

SPRINGVILLE -- BYU sophomore Carrie Summerhays is in third place after 36 holes in the annual BYU Invitational.

Summerhays finished the first round at Hobble Creek Golf Course with a 77 and then carded 2-over-par 74 on her final 18 holes. Teammate Teal Thron tied for fourth with scores of 72-81-153.

As a team, BYU shot 628 to place fourth overall among the 16 teams participating in the event. UTEP holds a 21-shot lead at 605. Hawaii and California are tied for second at 626.

Weber State is in seventh place at 645. Other Mountain West Conference teams participating in the Invitational include sixth-place San Diego State (634), and University of Wyoming (653), who concluded the first day of tournament play in ninth place.

Other BYU golfers were Adrianne Gibbey at 161, and Jessica Gardner and Nicole Parry, who both posted a 163.

The 18 holes of the BYU Invitational will be played Tuesday beginning at 7:30 a.m.

Team Results

UTEP 605

Hawai'i 626

California 626

BYU 628

Washington State 630

San Diego State 634

Weber State 645

San Francisco 648

Wyoming 653

Montana State 658

Sam Houston State 661

CSU-Northridge 662

Idaho State 666

Boise State 667

Montana 667

Mesa State 707

Top 20 Individuals

1. Kristen MacLaren, UTEP 74-71-145

2. Melissa Mendoza, UTEP 73-77-150

3. Carrie Summerhays, BYU 77-74-151

4. Teal Thron, BYU 72-81-153

Jordan Lintz, Wyoming 76-77-153

Linda Appelblad, Hawaii 75-78-153

7. Cheryl Lala, California 81-73-154

8. Joanne Clingan, San Diego State 78-77-155

Tasha Browner, Washington State 78-77-155

Asa Jankler, San Diego State 77-78-155

11. Nicole Bolter, California 80-76-156

Natalie Nakamura, San Francisco 84-72-156

Tenille Howe, Weber State 81-75-156

Jennifer Dodd, Washington State 77-79-156

Kathy Cho, Hawaii 77-79-156

Tessa Martinez, UTEP 78-78-156

17. Acey Erlandson, Boise State 79-78-157

Ria Quiayon, California 82-75-157

19. Heather Rollo, San Diego State 81-77-158

Christine Tait, UTEP 85-73-158

BYU Individual Scores

3. Carrie Summerhays 77-74-151

T4. Teal Thron 72-81-153

T27. Adrianne Gibbey 79-82-161

T38. Jessica Gardner 80-83-163

Nicole Parry 80-83-163