Joiner tied for sixth at Memphis Intercollegiate

Former Franklin-Simpson Lady Cat and Western Kentucky University junior golfer Mary Joiner finished tied for sixth at the Memphis Womens' Intercollegiate Golf Tournament.

Joiner shot an opening round of 75 followed by a second round score of 69 and even par 71 in the final round at 6,105 yard Ridgeway Country Club in Germantown, Tennessee.

Her 54 hole total score of 215 ties for the 10th lowest tournament score by a lady Topper in the history of the program.

Joiner finished the tournament with 33 pars and 10 birdies. This is her 12th top ten finish of her illustrious career,

As a team, the Lady Toppers finished seventh overall with a total score of 903 (303-300-300). Penn State won the team title at 854, while Memphis' Michaela Fletcher was the individual champion at 205.

Junior Abigail Smee tied for 30th with a score of 228 (77-75-76), while freshman Lizzie Loy was one shot back at 229 (75-78-76). Juinor Bailey Tyree (80-78-77) and sophomore Megan Clarke (76-78-84) rounded out the team scoring at 235 and 238, respectively.

The Lady Toppers will have a couple of weeks off before they compete in the 2019 Conference USA Championships Tournament on April 15-17 in Fort Myers, Florida.

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