Evangel Women's Golf Finish Strong in Season Opening Tournament

Evangel Women's Golf Finish Strong in Season Opening Tournament

The Basics
Event: Missouri Valley Fall Invite
Evangel Team Scores/Place: 370-366-736 / 3rd
Location: Marshall, Mo. | Indian Foothills Golf Course

MARSHALL, Mo. -- The Evangel women's golf team jumped to its highest finish Tuesday at the Missouri Valley Fall Invitational since rejoining varsity status.

Emma Oathout earned a top 10 finish after shooting consistent scores of 85-85 to finish with a 170. She was joined by Ashley White who carded a 182 to finish 16th in the two-day event.

The Crusaders as a team were able to finish third thanks to Abby Nall, Abby Voelker and Shelby Smith bunched near the top 20 at 21st, 23rd, and 24th respectively. Evangel finished with a 736 team score to finish third and 15 strokes better than host Missouri Valley in fourth.

William Woods finished first with Central Christian in second place. 

Individually Rachel Stous from Metropolitan Community College won the tournament with scores fo 69-70 to finish at 139.

Evangel Individual Scores

t9 - Emma Oathout - 85-85-170
16 - Ashley White - 93-89-182
21 - Abby Nall - 97-94-191
23 - Abby Voelker - 95-100-195
24 - Shelby Smith - 98-98-196

Up Next

Evangel returns to action next Monday and Tuesday in Springfield as hosts to the Evangel Fall Invitational at Rivercut Golf Course.

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