Dordt College News

Women's Golf Opens 2014 Portion Of Schedule

April 7, 2014

Meet… Dordt College along with nine other GPAC teams will compete in the Midland Invite on Tuesday, April 8 with tee times set for 11:00.  The competition will be played at Fremont Golf Club.  Fremont Golf Club is typically a par-75, 5,482 yard set up for women’s golf.

Participants… With GPAC #3 scheduled on this course on April 23, several GPAC teams are scheduled to compete.  Northwestern, Dakota Wesleyan, Concordia, Morningside, Midland, Briar Cliff, Doane, Hastings, Midland and Dordt all will compete.

Last Time Out… The Dordt College Defender women’s golf team finished GPAC #2 in ninth place at Whispering Creek Golf Club in Sioux City, Iowa on October 2, 2013. The Defenders shot a 387 on a day where play was delayed 45 minutes for lightning. When the round was complete Dakota Wesleyan had a 331 and easily won the event by 25 shots over its nearest competitor.

Dordt was led by Renae Visser’s 82 which put her in a tie for fourth place. Kimberly Brumfield had a 92 and was 17th and Raeanne De Rouse broke 100 with a 99. Kristin Stoffels completed the scoring with a 114.

Dakota Wesleyan’s Lauren Fitts was the medalist with an 80 on the par-71, 5,818 yard set up.

Last Time On This Course… Renae Visser earned medalist honors at the Midland Spring Invite on Wednesday, April 3, 2013,  with a low score of 83 in the single day event.

Visser's score was four strokes better than her nearest competitor and was 10 over par on the par 73, 5847 yard course.

Dordt's Angela Johnson and Bekah Benson each shot 106's as Dordt sent an abbreviated squad to Fremont, Nebraska on Wednesday.

The Lineup… Dordt College’s Renae Visser has the low average through seven rounds this fall with an 85.9.  Kim Brumfield is at 92.9 in seven rounds and Raeann De Rousse is at 99.3

After This… The Dordt College women will golf in a two day event at Grand View in Des Moines on Thursday and Friday, April 17 and 18.

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