ISU Spring Invitational set for Sunday and Monday


Aces head to Terre Haute

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – In their final tune-up before the Missouri Valley Conference Championship, the University of Evansville women’s golf team will take part in the ISU Spring Invitational this weekend.

Set for Sunday and Monday, the event will take at the Country Club of Terre Haute.  The six-team field consists of Indiana State, Eastern Illinois, Green Bay, UIC, Valparaiso and the Purple Aces.

Day one opens with an 11 a.m. ET shotgun start before Monday’s second round opens with a 10 a.m. ET shotgun start.  Eighteen holes will be played each day with the par set for 72 and the yardage playing at 6,041.

Evansville is coming off a 13th-place finish at the Golfweek/AGT Intercollegiate in Pawley’s Island, South Carolina.  Pacing the team was Kate Petrova, who earned a tie for 19th with a score of 222.  She posted the low round of the event in Tuesday’s second round, shooting an even 71.

Magdalena Borisova was the second-highest finisher for UE.  Highlighted by an opening-round total of 74, Borisova tied for 39th with a 230.  Mallory Russell finished the tournament two strokes behind her, notching a 232 to tie for 46th.