May 16, 2019

Bruins In Seventh After Day Three

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
  • 15 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)
  • Eight 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
  • Six Academic All-Americans 

Photo Courtesy of Erik Williams 

HOUSTON --- The No. 2-ranked George Fox women's golf team stayed put at seventh place after the third round of the 2019 NCAA Division III Women's Golf Championship at Bay Oaks Country Club on Thursday.


The Bruins finished the third round with a 313-team score, bringing their total to 939 after three days. No. 6 Williams College moved up two spots during moving day to take first with a 309-306-300=915-team score. No. 3 New York University dropped one spot to second with a 923-team score and No. 8 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps moved into third with a 926-team score. Five strokes separate the Bruins from the fourth place team.

Kayle Hunn made the biggest jump on the day for the Bruins, as she climbed 17 spots to take T-28th. Hunn shot a 4-over-par 76 to move her total to a 19-over-par 235. Janelle Decker joined Hunn at T-28th as she moved up nine spots after carding a 5-over-par 77.

Alex McMenamin signed a 6-over-par 78 to move up five spots and is currently T-32nd. McMenamin's three-day total is now at 236. Rachel Drgastin is also tied with McMenamin at 32nd after a 79-75-82=236. Iris Kawada finished her day T-55th with a 76-83-83=242.

Emily Salamy of Rhodes College is the day three leader with a 7-over-par 74-75-74=223.

What Comes Next:

The Bruins will be the first to tee off in the final round on Friday, May 17, at 5:30 am (PDT).