Simpson participates in Lindsay Olive Invite

Simpson University Sports News


CHICO, Calif. - The Red Hawk women's golf team participated in the Lindsay Olive Chico State Invite on Monday, March 19, and Tuesday, March 20. The event was held at Canyon Oaks Country Club in Chico, Calif.

Academy of Art University took home the team portion of the competition. They posted a total score of 631, which was four strokes better than the runner-up Grand Canyon University, who finished with a 635. Rounding out the top three was CSU-Monterey Bay, who posted a score of 640.The host Chico State Wildcats in fourth place with a score of 658.

Academy of Art junior Lyra Yoe won the individual competition, with a score of 151 (+7). Yoe's teammate junior Andrea Nieto finished in second place three strokes off the lead with a score of 154 (+10). Brittany Penny and Tiffany Hewetson from Grand Canyon University tied for third, with a score of 154 (+11). Brionna Goulart led the way for the Red Hawks, posting a score of 199. Victoria Souza posted a score of 224.


Written by Dan Anderson

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