Phoenix Golf in Second after Round One
Monday, March 15, 2021
Phoenix Golf in Second after Round One
Raquel Romero Valverde shot a four-over par to sit in second place individually. (Credit: Steve Wampler)

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland women's golf shot a 328 in the first round at the Golden Tigers Spring Invitational to sit solely in second place.

Cumberland trails Dalton State by 10-strokes while leading third place, the host Brenau University, by 12 strokes. Truett-McConnell sits in fourth place after a 343 and Reinhardt rounds out the Top-5 after a 360.

Senior Raquel Romero Valverde sits at the top of the leaderboard in second place individually. She shot a four-over-par 76, and trails the leader Hanna Bullard by three shots.

Freshman Emma Hermansson joins Romero Valverde in the Top-10. Hermansson shot a 10-over 82 and is in a tie for eighth place. Sophomore Pilar Scenna and freshman Nathalie Nutu are tied for 14th place after a couple of 13-over rounds and Ida Furuheim is in a tie for 27th place after a 17-over.

Conditions at the Chattahoochee Golf Club in Gainesville, Georgia were windy and cold on the day.

Round two will be played tomorrow starting at 8:00 a.m.

Team Results

1. Dalton State - +30 - 318
2. Cumberland - +40 - 328
3. Brenau - +52 - 340 
4. Truett McConnell - +55 - 343
5. Reinhardt - +72 - 360
6. Truett McConnell (B) - +78 - 366
7. Montreat  - +79 - 367
8. Georgia Military - +95 - 383
9. Point - +100 - 388
 
Individual Results
 
2. Raquel Romero Valverde - +4 - 76
t8. Emma Hermansson - +10 - 82
t14. Pilar Scenna - +13 - 85
t14. Nathalie Nutu - +13 - 85
t27. Ida Furuheim - +17 - 89