Agathe Laisne of UT tees off on hole #1 at the NCAA Golf Austin Regional at the University of Texas Golf Club on Wednesday May 9, 2018. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

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Texas golfers lead Betsy Rawls Invitational

Posted October 19th, 2018

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The Texas women’s golf team is in first place after Friday’s opening round of the Betsy Rawls Invitational at the UT Golf Club.

The Longhorns shot 291, 3 over par, to lead Kent State by three strokes.

UT’s Agathe Laisne is competing as an individual and tops the field at 4-under-par 68.

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“It was a solid day for us top to bottom,” UT coach Ryan Murphy said. “Overall, it was a nice day for us. The finish was big for us today.”

Kaitlyn Papp led the Longhorns’ team scoring with a 71 to tie for second. Hailee Cooper is tied for fourth with a 72, and Greta Isabella Voelker is one shot back in a tie for eighth. Sara Kouskova shot a 75, and Emilee Hoffman carded a 77.

Florida is in third place, four shots behind Texas.

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