With two rounds in the books, the Sam Houston State women’s golf team is currently in 6th place at the Hobble Creek Fall Invitational in Springville, Utah.

The Kats opened the day with a team scored of 301 in the opening round of play. IN the afternoon round, they took five shots off their score and moved up two places with one round still to play.

The Kats are 23 stokes behind leaders Oral Roberts.

Hanna Alberto leads the way for Sam Houston, sitting at -2 for the tournament and will enter the final round five shots off the lead, sitting in fourth place. Alberto opened with a 72, but rebounded, shooting a 68 to get back into contention.

Jenna Phillips is the only other Bearkat golfer in the top 25, currently sitting in 22nd at 9-over par.

The Bearkats entered the tournament as defending champs of the Hobble Creek.