Phalajivin Finishes Second, Bears Drop to Fourth at MVC Preview
Senior Amy Phalajivin finished only a stroke out of first place at the MVC Preview on Tuesday, October 21. Phalajivin entered the final round in first place and shot 79 while enduring chilly, gusting winds for 18 holes. She finished with a 36-hole score of 152 and was one stroke behind Olivia Lansing of Drake.
Following Phalajivin for the Bears was freshman Kelsey Welber. Welber finished tied for 17th place with rounds of 83-82 for a total of 165. A stroke back of Welber was teammate Catherine Dolan. The freshman posted 85-81 for the tournament and carded a 36-hole total of 166 to place tied for 20th. Senior Mallory Mahon finished tied in 23rd with rounds of 83-84167. Also for the Bears was freshman Emily Potts who shot consecutive rounds of 84 to finish with a 36-hole total of 168. Potts finished tied for 26th place individually. Senior Lindsey Wellenstein fired a 79 in the final round of the tournament and finished with a total of 173 in 38th place.
The Bears are idle next week and return to competition the following week. They will travel to