Apr 07, 2018

Bruins In First At NWC Spring Classic

A Winning Tradition

  • Nine NCAA D-III National Championship Tournaments (2010-8th; 2011-12th; 2012-7th; 2013-4th; 2014-9th; 2015-6th; 2016-T-3rd; 2017-2nd; 2018 -3rd)
  • Nine Northwest Conference Champions (2010; 2011; 2012; 2013; 2014; 2015; 2016; 2017; 2018)
  • Nine Top 25 National Rankings (2010-7th; 2011-7th; 2012-7th; 2013-5th; 2014-10th; 2015 - 2nd; 2016-2nd; 2017-1st; 2018-1st)
  • 10 straight winning seasons (2009-18)
  • 70 tournament wins in program's 10 seasons
  • Overall record of 729-186-1 in program's nine seasons (.796)
  • 14 All-Americans, 21 All-West Region players, 37 All-Conference players
  • Two PING National Player of the Year (Kelsey Morrison, 2013; Sydney Maluenda, 2015)
  • One WGCA National Freshman of the Year (Sydney Maluenda, 2014)
  • Nine NWC Players of the Year
  • Three West Region Coach of the Year awards (2009-10, 2015-16, 2016-17)
  • Five NWC Coach of the Year awards (2010-11, 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15, 2016-17)
  • Six WGCA All-American Scholars, Three Academic All-District student-athletes
  • Five Academic All-Americans 
 

SPOKANE --- The first round of the Northwest Conference Spring Classic was suspended Saturday evening after lightening in the area forced officials to postpone day one.  The No. 1-ranked George Fox women's golf team is currently in first after play was suspended.

Recap:

Four of the five Bruins were able to close out their round before thunderstorms and lightening put a stop to play. The Bruins lead the field of nine teams by five strokes, as the Bruins recorded a 300 team score on the day.

Kristin Elich leads the field of 43 golfers with a two-under-par 70. Janelle Decker is in third with a two-over-par 74, while Rachel Drgastin is tied for seventh with a five-over-par 77. Kayle Hunn is T-11th with a 79 and Alexandria McMenamin was forced to end her day early on the 18th green.

What Comes Next:

The Bruins will resume action from Saturday's round at 7:30 am on Sunday. The second round will kick off at 9:02 am.