PUEBLO, Colo. (September 11, 2016) – After dusting off their clubs a week ago, the Colorado State University Pueblo women's golf team will compete in their first official Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference competition of the 2016-17 season. The Pack will tee off at the RMAC North tournament held at the Murphy Creek Golf Course Monday and Tuesday.
Sophomore Courtney Ewing (Pueblo West, Colo.) will look to improve upon her third place finish at the Farmers Insurance Samuel Proal Invitational. Ewing carded +8 (154) after shooting a 75 and a 77 at the Pueblo Country Club. She has now posted top three finishes in back-to-back tournaments.
Jolene Kam (So., Selangor, Malaysia) and Tori Goodman (Peyton, Colo.) both started their seasons with top 20 finishes at the Farmers Insurance Samuel Proal Invitational. Kam finished 15th with a +13 (157). Goodman earned a ranked 20th with a +16 (160).
Seniors Jacquelyn Porman (Gilbert, Ariz.) and Natasha Navarro (San Antonio, Texas) will look to repeat their success at this event last year. Porman led the Pack with a 10th place finish at the 2015 RMAC North, while Navarro placed in the top-25.
While this is the first official RMAC golf tournament for the Pack, CSU-Pueblo faced eight other RMAC schools in the Farmers Insurance Samuel Proal Invitational. The ThunderWolves finished fourth overall (633) and second amongst RMAC schools.
Murphy Hill Golf Course in Aurora, Colo. spans 6,494 yards. Par will be 72 for the Pack golfers playing the course. Murphy Creek was named one of Golf Digest's America's Top 10 Best New Courses for 2002.
- 30 –
As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.