WAHIAWA, Hawaii — Junior
Sacramento State finished ninth in the team standings with a three-round total of 316-310-310-936. Florida International finished first at 895 and was followed by Toledo (897), Washington State (898) and Eastern Michigan (903).
Nichols had the lowest score among Sacramento State golfers by five strokes on Wednesday. The junior tied for 44th overall and finished the tournament at 82-80-83-235. In her final round, Nichols began on the 14th hole and was 1-under after a birdie on the par-4 16th. A bogey on 17 was followed by five consecutive pars. A bogey on the par-3 fifth led to eight more pars.
Sophomore ranked second on the team on Wednesday with a round of 78. Hall had a birdie on the par-4 fourth to go along with 10 pars and seven bogeys. Overall, Hall tied for 60th place after carding rounds of 87-78-78-243.
Sagee Palavivatana added a round of 79 and tied for 51st in the tournament. Palavivatana's third round featured three birdies, nine pars, two bogeys and four double bogeys.
Nicolette Bondura contributed the final score toward the team total in the third round with an 80. Bondura had a birdie, nine pars, seven bogeys and a double bogey to reach her total.
Lisa Persson, who led the team with two rounds of 75 on Tuesday, shot 81 and dropped to 32nd place overall. Persson did not have a birdie in her round and ended with 10 pars, seven bogeys and a double bogey.
Natalie Bodnar and both competed as individuals in the tournament and both tied for 56th place with a 54-hole total of 240.
The tournament was the final event for Sacramento State during the fall. The Hornets will next compete at the Folino Invitational beginning on Feb. 17.
RAINBOW WAHINE INVITATIONAL
Leilehua GC • Wahiawa, Hawaii
Par 72 • 6,228 Yards
1. Florida International 294-301-300-895
2. Toledo 299-296-302-897
3. Washington State 301-296-301-898
4. Eastern Michigan 310-298-295-903
5. UC Irvine 305-297-302-904
6. Memphis 307-300-301-908
7. Boise State 302-302-307-911
8. BYU 304-314-302-920
9. SACRAMENTO STATE 316-310-310-936
10. Hawaii 314-310-313-937
11. New Mexico State 315-317-314-946
12. North Dakota State 316-322-319-957
INDIVIDUAL TOP FIVE
1. Shelby Coyle, FIU 72-73-73-218*
2. Sarah Johnson, EMU, 73-72-73-218
3. Alex Alang, MEM, 71-74-74-219
4. Amy Anderson, NDSU, 75-73-72-220
5. Sathika Ruenereong, TOL, 76-72-73-221
* Won on first hole of playoff
SACRAMENTO STATE SCORES
Competed as an individual led the Sacramento State women's golf team with a 1-over par 73 in the final round of the Rainbow Wahine Invitational on Wednesday.
July 3, 2013 HORNETS EARN 29 SPRING BIG SKY All-ACADEMIC HONORS
July 2, 2013 PERSSON, HALL EARN NATIONAL ACADEMIC HONOR
April 23, 2013 WOMEN'S GOLF FINISHES FIFTH; BRAKEL SETS CAREER LOW
April 19, 2013 LISA PERSSON NAMED BIG SKY WOMEN'S GOLFER OF THE WEEK
April 16, 2013 PERSSON LEADS FINAL ROUND SURGE FOR WOMEN'S GOLF
April 15, 2013 WOMEN'S GOLF OPENS PLAY AT FRESNO STATE LEXUS CLASSIC
April 10, 2013 WOMEN'S GOLF WRAPS UP PLAY AT THE WYOMING COWGIRL CLASSIC
February 26, 2013 TRIO TIE FOR TEAM LOW IN FINAL ROUND OF UC IRVINE INVITATIONAL
February 25, 2013 BODNAR LEADS WOMEN'S GOLF AFTER FIRST DAY OF UC IRVINE INVITATIONAL
February 19, 2013 Palavivatana Finishes Fifth, Nichols Leads Team in Final Round
February 18, 2013 Women's Golf in Fifth after Second Round at Folino Invitational
February 17, 2013 Women's Golf Back in Action at the Folino Invitational
February 5, 2013 Women's Golf Tabbed Third in Big Sky Preseason Poll
November 27, 2012 Sacramento State Saddened by the Passing of Rene Mondine
November 16, 2012 Women's Golf Signs Chloe Bartek to National Letter of Intent
October 31, 2012 Women's Golf Finishes Ninth at Rainbow Wahine
October 30, 2012 Persson Again the Low at Rainbow Wahine Invitational
October 24, 2012 Trio Helps Women's Golf Surge at Colby Invitational
October 22, 2012 Persson Leads Team in First Round of SCU Colby Invitational
October 8, 2012 Persson Holds Individual Lead After First Round at Cal Poly
September 25, 2012 Persson's Ace Guides her to Round of 69
September 24, 2012 Women's Golf Makes Season Debut at WSU Cougar Cup