Women’s Golf Dominates Field To Win SWAC Championship

FLOWOOD, Miss. – The Texas Southern women’s golf team claimed its second conference title in program history following the final round of the 2022 Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Golf Championship at The Refuge Golf Club.

The Lady Tigers posted a team total of 936 (311-308-317) to win by 30 shots.

Freshman Dili Sitanonth was the Women’s Golf Tournament Low-Medalist, SWAC Women’s Golf Freshman of the Year Low Medalist and also earned All-SWAC First Team Honors after posting a total 230 (77-77-76). Freshman Kennedi Lee placed second following her 7-over final round with a 232 (76-77-79) total.

“God is amazing,” Texas Southern University head golf coach Dr. Gary Grandison said.

Freshman Kennedi Lee, Graduate Rev Alcantara, and Junior Ashlie Hobbs also received All SWAC First Team Honors. Alcantara’s 6-over final round gave her a total 237 (81-78-78) along with Hobbs at 237 (77-76-84) to finish tied in 4th place.

“Our Lady Tigers represented TSU well,” Dr. Grandison concluded.

The Lady Tigers are back in action this weekend as they compete in the Women’s National Collegiate in Stockbridge, Ga. They will be playing at Golf Club.

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Women’s Golf All-SWAC First Team
Dili Sitanonth- Texas Southern
Kennedi Lee- Texas Southern
Kathryn Richardson- Alabama State
Rev Alcantara- Texas Southern
Ashlie Hobbs- Texas Southern

Women’s Golf All-SWAC Second Team
Taylor-Harvey- Prairie View A&M
Teresa Diaz Dorta- Alabama State
Emma Hastie- Bethune-Cookman
Tia Kimbrough- Alabama State
Iman Adams- Alabama State

Courtesy: TSUSports.com


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