Missouri State placed a pair of golfers in the top 10, including Ariel Tidwell (8th) and Chiara Citterio (t-9th)
Senior Emma Clegg's 1-over-73 ignited Missouri State to a tournament-best round (325) on Monday
Host Missouri State is in fifth place after carding a 332 on Sunday at The Club at Porto Cima
The MVC coaches have made MSU a narrow pick to repeat as conference champs.
The Bears posted their best round of the SMU/Dallas Athletic Club Invitational Sunday with a 325
2014-15 (Fall): Competed in two tournaments in the fall ... Finished in a tie for 39th place in the season-opening Chip-N Club Invitational on Sept. 8-9 ... Shot 77-80-76--236 at Nebraska, finishing 20-over par ... Also played in the MSU Payne Stewart Memorial at Twin Oaks on Oct. 12-14 ... Carded a 76-79-80--235 to place tied for 38th at 22-over par.
2012-13: Ranked fourth for the Bears with an 80.31 scoring average in 26 rounds ... Posted 16 rounds in the 70s with a low of 72 in the final round of the Memphis Invitational, where she recorded her best finish, a tie for eighth ... Carded 79-79-72--230 at Memphis ... Low for MSU in the season-opening Chip-N-Club Invitational, where she shot 76-78-77--231 and tied for 11th ... Tied for 27th at the Payne Stewart Memorial with 79-78-78--235 ... Opened her spring with 78-78--156 and a tie for 43rd at the Rio Verde Invitational ... Finished ninth overall and second on the team at the Missouri Valley Conference Championship, shooting 83-77-84--244.