Toresdahl tied for third after Rd. 1 at Earlham Fall Invite

Hannah Toresdahl

LIBERTY, Ind. – Earlham College senior Hannah Toresdahl was tied for third after Saturday's first round of the Earlham College Women's Golf Fall Invitational, held at the Liberty Country Club.

Toresdahl carded an eight-over 78 and finished the day tied with IU-Kokomo's Brandi Jones. She was two strokes behind individual leader Lexie Fields (76, +6) from IU-East.

Joining Toresdahl among the top 10 was junior Megan Garner, who fired an 83 (+15) and was tied for ninth on the individual leaderboard. Senior Emma Wilkins (86, +16) and sophomore Claire Waggener (92, +22) were both among the top 20 individuals in 11th and 18th place respectively.

Sophomore Myra Robinson (104) was 25th overall, followed by Daniela Joseph (111) and Brittney Chong (114).

As a team, Earlham fired a 340 and set a new program benchmark for lowest team round on a par 70 course. IU-East leads the field with a 319 (+39), while IU-Kokomo (340, +60) was one stroke ahead of Earlham.

Round 2 of the Earlham Women's Golf Fall Invitational takes place on Sunday, Sept. 8, with a 9:00 a.m. shotgun start.