COLUMBIA — The Missouri women's golf team finished second at the sixth annual Johnie Imes Invitational on Tuesday at the Club at Old Hawthorne, finishing with a final score of 21-over par.
Southern Methodist won the invitational with a score of 12-over par, while Kansas State came in third, scoring 24-over par.
The Tigers finished the tournament with a strong third round. Freshman Katherine Hepler had three birdies in the final round and finished at even par. She placed sixth overall in the tournament. Sophomore Alina Rogers finished just two strokes behind Hepler, which was good for a 10th place finish.
Missouri improved its team score in each round, finishing round one with a score of 300, round two with a score of 294 and round three with a score of 291.
The Tigers' next scheduled event is the Hoosier Invitational in Florence, Ind. The tournament will take place the weekend of Oct. 13.