GOODYEAR, ARIZ. (September 21, 2017) – Courtney Ewing continued her strong play over 18 holes of golf at the Estrella Golf Club. After one day at the WNMU Fall Intercollegiate Invite, Colorado State University-Pueblo Women's Golf found themselves in sixth place.
Ewing (Jr., Pueblo West, Colo.) carded an even par 72 on day one. She will enter day two tied for second just one shot back of the leader Western New Mexico University's Shelby Turner. The reigning Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Golfer of the Week, Ewing leads all RMAC golfers at the event. She had three birdies on day one.
As a team, the Pack found themselves in sixth place with +20 (308). Though they are in sixth place, the ThunderWolves will go into day two just two shots out of second place.
Orakorn Thirayatorn (Jr., Meang Khonkaen, Thailand) closed her day on three pars and a birdie to move into 27th place. Thirayatorn went into the clubhouse with a +6 (78).
Freshman Kellsey Sample (Monument, Colo.) matched the best round of her your collegiate career with a +7 (79). Sample started her day with a triple bogey but bounced back with 11 consecutive pars and a birdie.
Rachanok Rahulpan (Jr., Pathumthani, Thailand) also carded a +7 (79). Both Rahulpan and Sample wrapped up day one in a tie for 36th place.
The Pack will tee off in their final round of the WNMU Fall Intercollegiate Tuesday morning at the Estrella Golf Club.
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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.