OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- With three of four scorers lowering their totals from yesterday the Bellevue University women's golf team took six strokes off their team score to climb three spots for a ninth place finish at the Susie Maxwell Berning Classic.
Susie Maxwell Berning Classic:
Location: Oklahoma City, Okla.
Host: Oklahoma City University
Course: Lincoln Park Golf Course
Yardage: 5,900 yards
Bellevue shaved six strokes off their first round score to finish at 640 (323-317) for the tournament. That saw Bellevue move up six spots on the leaderboard for a ninth place finish in the 19-team field.
Host Oklahoma City claimed the team title by a 16-stroke margin over Texas Wesleyan (585-601). Murray State CC (615), Oklahoma City "B" (624), and Wayland Baptist (631) rounded out the top five.
Kim Moore took a team-best six strokes off her first round total as she fired a 2-over 74 on Tuesday to finish at 10-over (154). She finished in a tie for 23rd place in the 109-golfer field.
Allison Temple nearly matched her day one score with a second round 81 to finish at 16-over (160) for a tie for 37th place.
Murray State's Brooke Irion (144, E) took home the individual title edging Melissa Eldredge (145, +1) of Oklahoma City and Karly Kerrigan (145, +1) of Grand View by a single stroke.
Bellevue has concluded the regular season and will next host the 2019 North Star Athletic Association Championship at Platteview Country Club in Bellevue on Monday-Tuesday, Apr. 29-30.