Pokrandt's 78 Highlights Final Round at the Green Bay Invitational
By: Andrew Gavin (@GBGavin)
GREEN BAY, Wis. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) – Sophomores Katie Pokrandt (Eau Claire, Wis.) and Sammi Grunder (Pardeeville, Wis.) both notched top-20 finishes on Tuesday as the Green Bay women’s golf team completed the Green Bay Invitational at Green Bay Country Club.
On the par-73, 5,930 yard course, Pokrandt shot a 5-over par 78 on Tuesday to finish tied for 16th overall (160=82-78). Grunder, who carded a 4-over 77 on Monday, shot an 84 in round two to slip one shot behind Pokrandt in a tie for 19th place (161=77-84). Green Bay finished the 36-hole tournament with a team score of 657 (327-330) to finish in seventh place.
Indianapolis (617=299-318) held off Chicago State (620=310-310) to win the team title by three strokes. Chicago State’s Casey MacNiel’s even par round of 72 gave her the individual title by four shots over Jaclyn Schindler of UIndy. Butler (621=314-307) shot the best score on Tuesday to finish in third place while Lewis (638=320-318) and Loyola (646=320-326) rounded out the top five.
Sophomore Steph Laude (Slinger, Wis.) tied for 32nd (167=82-85) for the Phoenix and freshman Avery Steen (Luck, Wis.) shaved three strokes off her first round score to finish in a tie for 37th (169=86-83).
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