Gardiner leads MHU Invite after opening round, King in 4th

Gardiner leads MHU Invite after opening round, King in 4th

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The King University women's golf team is in fourth place after the opening round of the Mars Hill Invitational after shooting 344. Sasha Gardiner is tied for the individual lead.

THE BASICS
KING RESULTS: 4th of 5 (344)
LOCATION: Johnson City Country Club; Johnson City, Tenn.
COURSE DETAILS: Par 72

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Gardner carded a two-over 74, landing her in a tie atop the individual leaderboard.
  • Morgan Powers followed with a round of 86.
  • In her first round for the Tornado, Riley Grunewald shot 88.
  • Grace Gillen carded a round of 96 in her first collegiate round.

FOR THE FOES

  • Milligan College leads the tournament with a round of 317.
  • Along with Gardiner, Machaela Lindahl of Milligan is tied for the lead with a round of 74.

UP NEXT

  • The tournament concludes with the second round on Tuesday.