Women’s golf team finishes 9th in first spring tournament

Mark Schafer

The ISU women’s golf team finished in ninth place in the Lady Puerto Rico Challenge, the first tournament of the spring semester.

Freshman Chonlada Chayanun led the team, finishing in a tie for 12th in the tournament. Chayanun was the team leader in strokes in all three rounds of the tournament.

The next closest Cyclone golfer on the leaderboard was sophomore Sasikarn On-Iam, who finished the tournament in a tie for 21st. On-Iam tied her career-best single-round score with a score of 69 in the third round.

Iowa State finished the tournament with 914 strokes in the tournament, just three strokes behind North Carolina State.

Of the other Big 12 schools in attendance, Iowa State finished last with Oklahoma State and Texas Tech finishing ahead of it.

LSU won the Lady Puerto Rico Classic with a three-round total score of 884 strokes.

The next tournament for the Cyclones will be the Central District Invitational that starts Monday.