LEDBETTER, Ky. – Ashton Stair is tied for 12th place and SIUE women's golf is in 10th place following the first day of play at the Jan Weaver Murray State Invitational completed Monday at Drake Creek Golf Club.
Stair fired rounds of 74-77 and was fourth after the first round of play. She is tied for 12th with three other golfers.
The Cougars shot a 312 in round one and a 318 in round two at the season-opening tournament. They are three shots behind Lipscomb and Austin Peay which are tied for eighth with a 627. SIU Carbondale leads the field with a 596. Western Kentucky (608) and Tennessee Tech (609) are second and third, respectively.
Freshman Madison Frerking, playing in her first collegiate event, is tied for 26th with three other golfers. Frerking carded rounds of 77-79. Alison Gorman is tied for 38th with a combined 156. Brittney Jostes has a combined 165 and is 53rd. Molly Marcum is 54th with a 166.
The teams play the final 18-hole round Tuesday beginning at 8:30 a.m.