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Cougars Approach Spring Golf

Washington State University’s women’s golf team tees off their spring season by traveling to Peoria, Arizona to compete in the Westbrook Spring Invitational on Feb. 21-23.

Fifteen universities will be competing in the event, including Oregon and Oregon State from the Pac-12 conference. The remaining participating schools are College of Charleston, Illinois, Indiana State, Iowa, Kansas State, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Ohio State, Tennessee, Tulsa and Wisconsin. The University of Wisconsin Badgers will be the hosts for the second consecutive year of the tournament.

WSU will be looking to improve on their showing from last year. They finished tied for ninth place with Kansas State, 38 strokes behind winner Ohio State.

The Cougars finished their fall season last November competing in the Pac-12 Preview where they placed eighth in the tournament, 39 strokes behind The University of Washington.

The team consists of freshmen Alivia Brown, Jamie Midkiff, BreeLin Wanderscheid, sophomore Cherokee Kim, and juniors Monica Huang, Rachel Lewis and Nani Yanagi. Seniors Lindsay Harmon and Kristen Rue round out the roster.

women's golf poster

(photo courtesy of Washington State University)