The Missouri women’s golf team is second after the first day of the Illinois State Redbird Fall Classic on Sunday, seven shots behind Illinois State. The Tigers shot a 302 in both rounds, trailing the Redbirds, who tallied a 292 and a 305 to finish at 597.
Junior Maria Ohlsson and sophomore Denise Knaebel led MU with 149s, leaving them tied for third in the individual standings. Laura Cross of Southern Methodist University leads the field with a 143.
Sophomore Stephanie Turner and freshman Lyndsey Adams are also in the top 10. Turner is seventh with 150, while Adams, competing as an individual, is ninth at 152.
Junior Mindy Bullard shot a 157 and Kelli Strubinger shot a 162 for the the Tigers.
The final round begins today at 8:30 a.m.
MU VOLLEYBALL: The Tigers lost to Utah in the final match of the Utah Classic on Saturday, 3-0 (30-26, 30-21, 30-28).
Lisa Boyd led MU with 10 kills and Lindsey Hunter had 33 assists. Shen Danru and Jessica Vander Kooi tied for the team lead with eight digs, Danru also had eight kills.
Missouri finished second in the tournament to Utah. Hunter and Danru both were named to the All-Tournament team.