Newren Continues to Lead Cougars at Las Vegas Showdown

Newren continues to lead the Cougars at the Las Vegas Showdown (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

HENDERSON -- The No. 21 BYU women's golf team continued tournament play at the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown hosted by MWC rival, UNLV.

Senior Rachel Newren continued to lead the Cougars in the tournament. Newren is currently tied for third place in the tournament with a three-under-par.

While Newren continues to shine for the Cougars, the rest of the team hopes to improve as the team fell from fourth to ninth place after the round of play.

"We are hoping to go out tomorrow and improve," said assistant coach Dave DeSantis. "We need show how we can play."

Currently Oklahoma State leads the tourament with four-under-par.

The last round of the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown will be played Wednesday. Live stats will be posted on golfstat.com.

T3   Rachel Newren      70-71--141   -3

T32 Juli Erekson 72-77--149 +5

T38 Daphne Vines* 74-76--150 +6

T44 Natalia Jimenez 73-78--151 +7

T77 Alexis Edwards 81-77--158 +14

81 Hannah Summerhays 81-79--160 +16

*Playing as an individual

1 Oklahoma State 292-280--572 -4

2 Arizona State 292-289--581 +5

T3 Pepperdine 293-292--585 +9

T3 Southern California 293-292--585 +9

5 Arizona 295-296--591 +15

6 Kent State 302-291--593 +17

7 Texas A&M 304-291--595 +19

8 UNLV 300-298--598 +22

T9 BYU 300-299--599 +23

T9 UC Irvine 296-303--599 +23

T11 UCLA 297-303--600 +24

T11 Colorado State 299-301--600 +24

13 TCU 303-300--603 +27

14 Missouri 297-311--608 +32

15 Oregon State 304-305--609 +33

16 Washington 302-310--612 +36

17 Eastern Washington 320-308--628 +52

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