PUEBLO WEST, Colo. (GoThunderWolves.com - Sept. 7, 2013) - CSU-Pueblo was in game shape right away to start 2013, nearly breaking a school record for lowest individual round team score as it sits in first place after one round at the RMAC #1 in Pueblo West.
The ThunderWolves shot a 17-over-par 305, just one stroke off its school record of 304 set last season. The Pack did so by riding a career-best round from Michaela Breit (Sr., Greeley, Colo.), who shot an even-par 72 to finish the round tied for second, but first among RMAC entrants. Her round also set a school record for lowest individual round.
Not far behind, Leina Kim (So., Saipan, CNMI) equaled her career-best with a 1-over-par 73 to finish the round in a fourth-place tie. The Pack's entrants in the top ten was rounded out by Julie Sanchez (Jr., Pueblo, Colo.), who shot 6-over-par to sit in 10th.
After the first round, CSU-Pueblo holds a one-stroke lead over West Texas A&M and a 13-stroke lead over its closest RMAC rival, Adams State.
"This year, I gave them a goal to break 300 as a team," CSU-Pueblo head coach Josh Koschke said. "That is where they need to be to get to the next level, and they did a good job moving toward that today. There are a lot of good teams in the field here that went to Super Regionals last year, and if we can continue to beat them, that would be huge for our head-to-head standings come Spring."
The second and final round concludes Sunday.
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.