Women's Golf in 4th after first round of MSC Championships
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
Women's Golf in 4th after first round of MSC Championships
Pilar Scenna sits in seventh individually after round one. (Credit: MSC Officials)

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Cumberland women's golf sits in fourth place after Wednesday afternoon first round of the three-round Mid-South Conference Championship Tournament at the Bowling Green Country Club. 

The University of the Cumberlands shot an 23-over par 311 in the opening round. Campbellsville (Ky.) is three shots behind the Patriots with a 314. Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) sits in third with a 316 while the Phoenix are in fourth after shooting a 323.

Pikeville sits in fifth with a 333, Georgetown (Ky.) is sixth with a 344 and Thomas More (Ky.) is seventh with a 366. Shawnee State (Ohio) and Bethel (Tenn.) round out the team standings with a 397 and 407, respectively.

Pilar Scenna shot a 77 carding one birdie, two bogeys and two double bogeys. Scenna started on hole No. 1 as the field had a shotgun start to open the first round action.

Senior Raquel Romero Valverde is in a tie for eighth place after 18 holes with a 78. Valverde started on hole No. 1 as well and carded a 39 on the front and back nine. 

Freshman Nathalie Nutu is tied for tenth place after a 79. Nutu started action in hole No. 2 and shot two-over on the front, but a five-over on the back-nine.

Emma Hermansson is tied for 26th after an 89 in the first round and Ida Furuheim shot a 97.

Campbellsville's Gracie Parrott  leads after 18 holes shooting a 3-under par 69. Pikeville's Boo Newsome is one shot behind with a 70. 

The Phoenix will be back on the course tomorrow teeing off with Georgetown and Pikeville starting at 11:20 a.m. central time.