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Lamar Defends Bob Hurley ORU Shootout Title, ORU Runners-Up

Courtesy: ORU Media Relations
          Release: 10/01/2013
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TULSA, Okla.- The Oral Roberts University women’s golf team played well on Tuesday and moved up to a runner-up finish at the 2013 Bob Hurley ORU Shootout. Lamar (300-299-300—899) took a 14-shot victory and won the tournament for the second year in a row.

Sofie Kuarnstrom of UALR was the individual champion after firing an impressive 68 in the final round to take a six-shot victory.

The Golden Eagles shot their best round of the tournament with a 302 in the final round to finish at 913 (303-308-302) to edge Arkansas State by a shot for second place.

Paola Aviles carded a top-10 finish with a 226 (70-81-75) to tie for ninth overall, while Alejandra Acosta’s 74 put her in a tie for 12th, one shot back at 227 (79-74-74).

Shinwoo Lee finished the tournament at 231 (75-78-78) and tied for 21st, while Paty Torres was two shots back at 233 (79-76-78) and tied for 30th.

Alheli Moreno continued to improve and dropped 10 shots off her first round total, shooting 75 on Tuesday. Moreno’s 54-hole score of 240 (85-80-75) put her in a tie for 58th overall.

The Golden Eagles will be back in action for the Harold Funston Golf Invitational, hosted by Sam Houston State October 7-8.

Top Teams
1-Lamar – 300-299-300—899
2-ORU – 303-308-302—913
3 – Arkansas St. – 301-309-304—914
4 – UALR – 308-308-304—920
5-Incarnate Word – 312-305-308—925
6-Missouri St. – 316-311-302—929
7-Stephen F. Austin-313-312-307—930
8-Sam Houston St.-312-310-310—932
9-Wichita St. – 310-320-304—934
    Houston Baptist-314-310-310—934

ORU Finishers
T9-Paola Aviles – 70-81-75—226
T12 – Alejandra Acosta – 79-74-74—227
T21-Shinwoo Lee – 75-78-78—231
T30 – Paty Torres-79-76-78—233
T58-Alheli Moreno – 85-80-75—240

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