Three Wolves place in top-20 at end of King Invitational


Three Wolves place in top-20 at end of King Invitational
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 | by Morganne Lander, Athletic Communications Assistant

BRISTOL, Tenn. - Newberry had three players ranked in the top-20 at the end of competition Tuesday at the King Invitational. The Wolves finished fifth in the eight-team tournament.


Aubrey Guyton ended the day in 14th place with 18-strokes over par. Her score jumped six strokes from Monday and totaled 83. Guyton had a tournament-high five birdies during competition, tallying three on Tuesday.


Taylor Lance shot up seven shots to finish tied for 15th. Her three-stroke improvement and team-high 20 pars landed her only one-stroke behind Guyton.  


Johana Lunackova ended the day tied for 20th tallying 21 over, two strokes behind Lance.


Nabila Inak placed just outside the top-20 finishing 25th shooting 24 over. She was able to notch another birdie on the seventh hole and finished the tournament with three.


Newberry fell to fifth-place after ending the day 82 over par, five strokes behind fourth-place Erskine. The Wolves shot a 327 during the second day of competition, setting themselves 18 strokes ahead of sixth-place finisher North Greenville. Fellow South Atlantic Conference program Carson-Newman finished first with a score of 48 over par.


Newberry will travel to the 17th Annual Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate at Ocean Ridge Plantation on Oct. 2-3.


Team Standings

Rank  Team Scores Total  Par 
   Carson-Newman  310   306   616   +48 
   Converse 319  318  637   +69 
   King 314  327  641   +73 
   Erskine 328  317  645   +77 
   Newberry  323  327  650   +82 
   North Greenville   334  334  668  +100 
   Pfeiffer 345  339  684  +116 
   UVa-Wise 371  377  748    +180 

 

Newberry Players

 Newberry  323   327   650    +82   5th 
 Aubrey Guyton  77  83  160   +18  14th 
 Taylor Lance  82  79  161   +19  15th 
 Johana Lunackova   80  83  163   +21    t-20th 
 Nabila Inak 84  82  166   +24   25th 
 Brette Bryant  91  91  182   +40  t-35th