Texas senior Julia Beck shot 1 under par in the opening round of the Lady Paladin on Friday. (Photo by Hallie Cochran.)


Texas women’s golf team finishes 10th at Minnesota Invitational

Posted September 15th, 2015


The Texas women’s golf team finished in 10th place at the Minnesota Invitational on Tuesday, shooting 303 in the final round. Their overall score (308-306-303—917, +53) put them 33 shots behind Purdue, the tournament champion.

Julia Beck led the Longhorns, shooting a team-low 70 in her final round. It was the best round of the tournament for Texas. Her three birdies helped her on her way to a tie for 30th place with teammate Haley Mills. Mills and Beck each finished at 12-over par.

Natalie Karcher tied for 42nd after shooting a 75 in the third round. Sophia Schubert tied for 48th while Maddie Luitwieler tied for 58th.


Tezira Abe, playing as an individual for Texas, finished in a tie for 38th.

Purdue took the team title, shooting 20-over par as Celia Kuenster of Minnesota took medalist honors shooting 3-under par.

Texas returns to action on Sunday, Oct. 4 for the Jim West Invitational at the Tapatio Springs Golf Course in Boerne, Texas.

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