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Dordt Women's Golf Opens Season Tuesday

September 2, 2013

Meet… Northwestern is hosting a women’s golf event on Tuesday, September 3 at Landsmeer Golf Course in Orange City, Iowa.  Landsmeer is par-72 and measure 5,817 yards for women.

Last Time Out… Dordt College was ninth in GPAC Qualifier #4 at Two Rivers Golf in Sioux City, Iowa on Friday, April 26. The round was the second of the day for the Defenders and saw Dordt improve by ten strokes over its third round performance.

The Defenders totaled 386 strokes and were led by Renae Visser's 92 and Kim Brumfield's 95. The two were 24th and 29th respectively and Brittany Clausen broke 100 as well with a 99 and she finished 40th.

Dakota Wesleyan won the round with a 327 and Morningside was second with a 345. Chelsea Burback and Jenna Winckler each had 80's to earn medalist honors for the round.

Renae Visser was the highest finisher for Dordt with a 17th place total of 370 in the event that features two rounds in the fall and two in the spring

Final team results for 72 holes
Fin. Team Scores Total Par
1 Dakota Wesleyan University..... 352 333 339 327 1351 +211
2 Northwestern College........... 354 360 350 358 1422 +282
3 Morningside College............ 382 348 366 345 1441 +301
4 Nebraska Wesleyan University... 389 362 361 353 1465 +325
5 Doane College.................. 393 366 367 363 1489 +349
6 Midland University............. 393 376 367 366 1502 +362
7 Mount Marty College............ 383 380 377 377 1517 +377
8 Briar Cliff University......... 399 377 379 377 1532 +392
9 Dordt College.................. 390 388 396 396 1570 +430
10 Hastings College............... 392 381 405 402 1580 +440
11 Concordia University........... 415 392 398 401 1606 +466

Last Time On This Course… Dordt competed on Landsmeer on September 11, 2012 in GPAC Qualifier #1.  Dordt College placed sixth after shooting a 390 and was eight shots out of third place in a hotly contested race in hot windy conditions.

Dordt was paced by Renae Visser with an 8th place total of 89. Kim Brumfield had a 94 which was 13th after day one.
Dakota Wesleyan (352) had a two stroke advantage over Northwestern (354) after one round. Both teams were paced by round medalists as Lauren Fitts and Emma Wynja each shot 84's.

The Lineup… Low scorers for the Defenders returning include Renae Visser with a 90.4 average over nine rounds and Kim Brumfield with a  95.3 average on seven rounds.  Raeann De Rousse had a 99.8 average with eight rounds played.

After This… Dordt will play in the Morningside Invite at Whispering Creek on Friday, September 6.

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