MELBOURNE, FL – Florida Southern College has won the 2017-18 men’s and women’s Sunshine State Conference Mayors’ Cups. The wins mark the 10th time an institution has won both Mayors’ Cups in the same academic year.
Gartrell Turns in Her Best Round of the Finals to Wrap up NCAA Division II Women’s Golf National Championships
HOUSTON – Playing her best round of the tournament, and shooting one-under on the back nine, Amanda Gartrell closed out the 2018 NCAA Division II National Women’s Golf Championships with a 75 that gave her a 34th-place finish at the four-day event. The sophomore from Lakeland was playing in her first national tournament as an individual qualifier.
HOUSTON – With a score of five-over par 77, Amanda Gartrell was able to move up two spots in the third round of the NCAA Division II Women’s Golf Championships with one round remaining. The sophomore from Lakeland is now tied for 43rd overall.
Five-Hole Finish of One-Under-Par Highlights Gartrell’s Second Round at NCAA Division II Women’s Golf Championships
HOUSTON – In the second round of the NCAA Division II Women’s Golf National Championships, Florida Southern’s Amanda Gartrell got off to an outstanding start and had an even better finish as the sophomore turned in a 79 to reach the halfway point of the tournament tied for 45th place.
HOUSTON – Amanda Gartrell opened the 2018 NCAA Division II Women’s Golf Championships with a 76 on Wednesday, putting her in a tie for 34th place with three rounds remaining. The sophomore from Lakeland is playing in her first national championship tournament following her third-place finish at the regional tournament that qualified her for the finals.
Florida Southern’s Amanda Gartrell begins play at the 2018 NCAA Division II Women’s Golf National Championships Wednesday morning at Bay Oaks Country Club in Houston after reaching the finals as an individual qualifier. The sophomore from Lakeland is making her first appearance at the national championships as the first Moccasin to play in the tournament as an individual since Heather Burgner was runner-up in 2008.
Gartrell Headed to National Finals as Individual Qualifier After Florida Southern Falls Just Short as a Team
GERMANTOWN, TN – Down by 14 shots from where they needed to be when the day began, Florida Southern climbed back into contention with not only its best round of the tournament but the best round for any team on the final day of the NCAA Division II South Super Regional. While that comeback ended a little bit short, Amanda Gartrell’s did not. The sophomore from Lakeland, Florida used a final-round 71 to move up 12 spots and finish third overall, punching her own ticket to the Division II National Finals as an individual qualifier.
Moccasins Better Their Score and Remain Tied for Fifth After Two Rounds of NCAA South Super Regional
GERMANTOWN, TN – Florida Southern started the second round of the NCAA Division II South Super Regional tied for fifth place, and a fantastic finish by the Moccasins kept them there, though they’ll still need to jump three teams on the final day to earn advancement to the national finals.
GERMANTOWN, TN – Head coach Robbie Davis has more freshmen than seniors in his lineup at this year’s NCAA Division II South Super Regional, and it was one of each that led Florida Southern in scoring in the first round of that tournament on Monday. The freshman was Shelby Lewis and the senior was Abbey Williams, with each shooting a five-over par 77 to help the Moccasins end the day tied for fifth place.
The Florida Southern women’s golf team begins NCAA postseason play Monday in Germantown, Tennessee at the Division II South Super Regional at Germantown Country Club. Christian Brothers University is serving as host for the tournament that features the top 12 teams from the South Region along with six individual qualifiers. The top three teams and three individuals not with one of those teams will advance to the NCAA Division II National Finals. Live stats can be found here, or through NCAA.com.