Alberto and Phillips each fired 1-over-par rounds of 72 as the Kats shot 295 as a team and currently sit in third place after 18 holes at the Lady Maxwell Invitational hosted by Oral Roberts.
The Kats are just one shot back of tournament leaders UTSA and Troy.
“Dornick Hills in Ardmore Oklahoma is a tight challenging course in great condition,” said coach Tommy Chain. “The girls were disciplined today and when things didn't go well they fought back and at the end of the day came up with a good score.”
Round two of the three-day event will begin Saturday morning.