BRAKEL POSTS LOW ROUND FOR WOMEN'S GOLF AT WOLF PACK CLASSIC
DAYTON, Nev. — Kercia Brakel recorded a second-round 75 to lead the Sacramento State women's golf team in the final round of the Wolf Pack Classic on Tuesday at the Dayton Valley Golf Club.
The Hornets finished sixth in the 10-team field with a two-round total of 618. San Francisco finished first at 598. Sacramento State had the best finish among Big Sky Conference schools, placing eight strokes ahead of Montana.
Brakel had the best individual finish, tying for 10th at 77-75-152. Senior Julie Shutler had the second best score on the team on Tuesday and tied for 25th overall with rounds of 79-76-155.
Freshman Lexie Hall tied for 17th after shooting 76-78-154. Sagee Palavivatana tied for 31st (76-81-157) and Samantha Stockton tied for 45th (81-81-162).
Peppiina Kaija of San Francisco and Alex Buelow of Stetson tied for the medalist. Both golfers shot 73 in the opening round and followed with a two-under 70 in the second.
The tournament was shortened to 36-holes due to high winds on Monday.
Sacramento State will not compete until Nov. 1 when the team takes part in the Rainbow Wahine Invitational at the Kapolei Golf Course in O'ahu.
Wolf Pack Classic
Dayton, Nev. • Dayton Valley GC
Par 72 • 6,147 yards
1. San Francisco 301-297-598
2. UC Irvine 298-304-602
T3. Nevada 305-299-604
T3. Wyoming 300-304-604
5. Stetson 311-298-609
6. SACRAMENTO STATE 308-310-618
7. Bowling Green 307-318-625
8. Montana 306-320-626
9. Old Dominion 322-308-630
10. Utah Valley 321-315-636
INDIVIDUAL TOP FIVE
T1. Peppiina Kaija, USF, 73-70-143
T1. Alex Buelow, STET, 73-70-143
T3. Sarah Baek, UCI, 69-76-145
T3. Juanita Rico, WYO, 69-76-145
5. Nikki Prichard, NEV, 76-73-149
SACRAMENTO STATE SCORES
T10. Kercia Brakel 77-75-152
T17. Lexie Hall 76-78-154
T25. Julie Shutler 79-76-155
T31. Sagee Palavivatana 76-81-157
T45. Samantha Stockton 81-81-162