HUNTSVILLE – Returning to the green after a two-week respite, the Sam Houston State women’s golf team is set to host the
2018 Hobble Creek Fall Classic
Dates: Oct. 1-2
Location: Magnolia, Texas
Course: High Meadow Golf Course
Monday: 8:30 a.m. shotgun start
Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. shotgun start
Junior Hanna Alberto was runner-up and led the Bearkats to a third-place finish at the 2018 Hobble Creek Fall Classic. Alberto, who fired off a pair of 68-stroke rounds on day one, shot 75 on the final day of the tournament for a combined score of 211 – just one stroke behind Southern Utah’s Chanikan (Pluem) Yongyuan. She ranked third in par four and par five scoring and racked up 10 birdies over the course of the tournament.
Freshman Kenlie Barrett was the second-highest finisher for SHSU and brought in a total score of 224. The newcomer tied 18th overall after shooting 74 in the final round. Tori Gatling and Jenna Phillips both shot 76 on day two.
The Kats kicked off the season with an impressive, second-place finish at the Lady Maxwell Cup. Senior standout Jenna Phillips claimed the individual title at the three-day tournament with an overall score of 214. Phillips tallied 70 on her card on the final day of the tournament to help the Bearkats to a second-place finish behind UTSA.
Alberto was the other