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Lamar Leads, ORU Third at ORU Shootout

Courtesy: ORU Media Relations
          Release: 09/30/2013
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TULSA, Okla.- After playing 54-holes in perfect conditions on Monday, Lamar (300-299—599) will take an 11-shot lead into the final round of the ORU Shootout, presented by the Bob Hurley Auto Family at Meadowbrook Country Club. Oral Roberts University sits in third at 611 (303-308).

Sofie Kuarnstrom of UALR leads the individual leader board at 148 after a pair of 74s in the first two rounds, sitting one shot ahead of a pack of four golfers tied at 149.

For the hosting Golden Eagles it was Paola Aviles, who strung together late birdies in round one to shoot a tournament-best 70 in the opening round. After an 81 in the second round, Aviles sits in a tie for 7th at 151.

Alejandra Acosta (79-74) and Shinwoo Lee (75-78) are tied with each other at 153 after two rounds, tied for 19th overall. Paty Torres shot 79-76—155 to finish the day tied for 29th, and Alheli Moreno improved five shots after an opening-round 85 and finished the day at 165 (85-80) putting her in a tie for 74th.

Northern Arizona’s Melissa Olson carded the day’s only eagle, while Vanessa Johnson of Texas A&M-Corpus Christi leads the field with six birdies.

The final round of the ORU Shootout will begin with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday.

Top Teams
1   Lamar University              300  299    599    
2   Arkansas State Univ.          301  309    610    
3   Oral Roberts Univ.            303  308    611    
4   UALR                          308  308    616    
5   Incarnate Word, U of          312  305    617     
6   Sam Houston State             312  310    622    
     Southern Utah Univ.           310  312    622    
8   Stephen F. Austin St          311  312    623    
      TX A&M CorpusChristi          310  313    623    
10   Houston Baptist Univ          314  310    624    
11   Missouri State Univ.          316  311    627    
12   Northern Iowa, U. of          311  318    629    
13   Wichita State Univ.           310  320    630    
14   Northern Arizona              313  318    631    
15   Oklahoma City Univ.           317  319    636    
16   McLennan CC                   326  315    641    
17   Texas El Paso, U. of          322  323    645    
     Western Texas CC              325  320    645    

ORU Finishers
T7 – Paola Aviles – 70-81-151
T19 – Alejandra Acosta – 79-74-153
T19 – Shinwoo Lee – 75-78-153
T29 – Paty Torres – 79-76-155
T74 – Alheli Moreno – 85-80-165

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