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
Fall 2012: Ranked third for the Bears with a 78.80 scoring average, which also placed her 13th in the Missouri Valley Conference...Twelve of her 15 rounds were in the 70's with a low of 72 in the final round of the Memphis Invitational, where she posted 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.