Cumberland WGolf in 20th at NAIA National Championships
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Cumberland WGolf in 20th at NAIA National Championships
Nathalie Nutu led the Phoenix with a 76 putting her in a tie for 41st.

EDMOND, Okla.-- Through 18 holes of golf at the NAIA National Golf Championship, The Cumberland women in 20th place with a total team score of 317. The squad is currently 28 strokes behind first-place Keiser University.

Leading the way for the Phoenix is Nathalie Nutu, who is in a tie for 41st. The Freshman shot a 37 on the front nine and a 39 on the back nine for a total of 76 strokes.

Not far behind in a tie for 66th is Raquel Romero Valverde. The Palafrugell, Spain, native shot 39 on both the front and back nine for a total score of 78.

Pilar Scenna finishes one stroke back from Valverde in a tie for 82nd position. The sophomore finished seven strokes above par with a score of 79.

Emma Hermansson finished tied for 128th with a score of 83. The freshman posted a score of 39 on the front nine and a 44 on the back nine.

Rounding out the Phoenix was Ida Furuheim, who currently sits in a tie for 134th. The Elverum, Norway, native finished the round with a score of 84.

After tomorrow's round, the tournament field gets cut to the Top-17 teams. The Top-40 individuals also continue to play in the third and fourth rounds. 

At the end of day one, Cumberland as a team is five strokes back from the cut. The cut for individuals stands at +3 through one round of golf.

The Phoenix tee off of hole No. 1 on Wednesday at 8:45 a.m. for the second round.

 

Individual

T41. Nathalie Nutu - 76 - (+4)

T65 Raquel Romero Valverde - 78 - (+6)

T82. Pilar Scenna - 79 - (+7)

T128. Emma Hermansson - 83 - (+11)

T134. Ida Furuheim - 84 - (+12)

 

Team

1. Keiser University 289 (+1) 

T2. Oklahoma City U. 294 (+6)

T2. Taylor University 294 (+6)

T4. SCAD - Savannah 298 (+10)

T4. Dalton State 298 (+10) 

T4. Southeastern University FL 298 (+10) 

7. Indiana Wesleyan University 299 (+11) 

8. Loyola University-NO 301 (+13) 

9. Cumberlands, U. of 303 (+15)

T10. Milligan University 305 (+17)

T10. Morningside College 305 (+17) 

12. Texas Wesleyan University 307 (+19) 

T13. Lindsey Wilson Coll. 308 (+20) 

T13. Embry Riddle - AZ 308 (+20) 

T15. William Carey Univ. 309 (+21) 

T15. Ottawa University - AZ 309 (+21) 

17. Oregon Tech 311 (+23) 

T18. Northwestern Ohio 315 (+27) 

T18. Truett McConnell 315 (+27)

20. Cumberland U. 316 (+28) 

21. Midway University 319 (+31)

T22. Bethel, IN 320 (+32)

T22. William Woods U. 320 (+32)

T22. Marian 320 (+32) 

25. Kansas Wesleyan 321 (+33)

26. Coastal Georgia 323 (+35)

27. Bellevue University 326 (+38)

28. Park University 327 (+39)

29. Olivet Nazarene 329 (+41)

30. Houston - Victoria 343 (+55)