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

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Texas women’s golf team takes lead at Minnesota Invitational

Posted September 12th, 2016

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Texas freshman Greta Volker shot 1 under par through two rounds to tie for first place and help the Texas women’s golf team take the lead at the Minnesota Invitational on Monday in Minneapolis.

Volker shot 3 over par in the first round, then carded a 4-under 68. She birdied five of her final eight holes to finish in a four-way tie for first. Volker’s 68 was the low round of the day.

Texas freshman Emilee Hoffman shot 1 under par in the first round and followed with a 5-over 77 and is in 16th place at 4 over. UT’s Sophia Schubert and Julia Beck are tied for 25th place at 7 over.

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The Longhorns hold a one stroke lead over Purdue and Louisville heading into the final round.

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