BOCA RATON, Fla. – The University of Tampa women's golf team played to a third-place finish at its regular-season finale, the Lynn Women's Invitational.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
UT Finish: 3rd, 896 strokes, +32 (297-307-292)
Team Champion: Lynn, 880 strokes, +16
Host: Lynn University
Location: Boca Woods Country Club | Boca Raton, Fla.
Total Rounds: 3
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- Kiira Riihijarvi | 2nd overall, 214 (-2)
- Emilie Bjørge | 14th overall, 226 (+10)
- Sofia Cadavid | 14th overall, 226 (+10)
- Emily Montagnino | 19th overall, 230 (+14)
- Hallie Riley | 53rd overall, 246 (+30)
- Riihijarvi was the top Spartan for the fourth tournament of 2020-21, as she has now finished first overall a total of three times and second overall one time.
- Riihijarvi carded rounds of 71, 75 and 68 to finish one stroke behind medalist Minori Nagano from Seminole State College.
- Freshman Bjørge turned in her best performance of her collegiate career.
- The top round for the Spartans was Riihijarvi's third round 68.
- Head coach Missey Jones registered a pair of individuals, freshman Chloe Burdon and Heather Kipniss.
- Joining UT and host/team champion Lynn from the Sunshine State Conference were Barry (5), Florida Southern (6), Nova Southeastern (7), Saint Leo (7), Rollins (9) and Palm Beach Atlantic (10).
Tampa heads to the 2021 Sunshine State Conference Championships on April 12-13. The event will take place at Bent Pine Golf Club in Vero Beach, Fla.
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