Rynae Baca

Lady Golfers Finish 3rd at Weber State; Rynae Baca Places 4th

August 30, 2014
By SUU Strategic Communication

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OGDEN, Utah - Southern Utah University women's golf wrapped up play at Weber State on Saturday, finishing third and led by Rynae Baca with a fourth-place finish after a recording a 2-over 74 at the Davis Park Golf Course.

The Thunderbirds shot a 299 (+15) as a team, finishing behind Weber State and Utah Valley that both shot a 292 (+8) to tie for first. Westminster (+47) and Idaho State (+54) rounded out the team finishes.

Baca was two shots off the leader, Utah Valley's Kimberly Nyhus, that shot an even 71. Monica Jung and Nicole Begay, playing as as individual, were the next finishers for the Thunderbirds, tying for sixth place after record a 6-over 74.

Taylor Viquelia and Nicole Thomas finished tied for 14th with a 5-over 76 and freshman Miranda Reyes punctuated Southern Utah's team score, recording an 84 and finishing tied for 26th. SUU's final competitor Ashley Stubbs, playing as an individual, finished 16th after shooting a 6-over 77.

The Thunderbirds will be back in action on Sept. 8-9 at the Hobble Creek Invitational in Springville, Utah.