Oct. 27, 2013
LAS VEGAS -- After 18 holes of action, the University of Minnesota women's golf team sits tied for second at the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown. The Gophers shot a 290 as a team to finish +2 for the first round, tied with San Diego State and two shots back from tournament leading UNLV.
Minnesota lists three student-athletes in the top 10 after the first round including Sarinee Thitiratanakorn, who shot a -1, 71 in the first round to match her best career round.
Emie Peronnin and Banchalee Theinthong sit one shot back from their teammate after shooting even par, 72s in the first day of competition. The duo is part of a 12-way tie for ninth at the Stallion Mountain Golf Club.
Minnesota continues the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown on Monday and Tuesday.
Peronnin Finishes 56th at NCAA Regional
The senior moved up another nine spots on the final day of competition with her lowest round of the week.
Peronnin Moves Up On Day Two
Senior shaved seven strokes off her first round score as she improved 11 spots on the leaderboard.
Peronnin Completes First Round at NCAA Regional
Senior is tied for 77th after 18 holes of competition at the OSU Golf Club - Scarlet Course.