Phoenix Women's Golf finishes 20th at NAIA National Championship
Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Phoenix Women's Golf finishes 20th at NAIA National Championship
Emma Hermansson shot a team high score of 75 in the second round of the NAIA National Championship (Credit: Bob Tamboli).

EDMOND, Okla.-- Cumberland Women's Golf finished in 20th at the NAIA National Championship in Edmond, Okla. on Wednesday. The Phoenix shots a 316 in the first round and a 314 in the second round for a combined score of 630, seven strokes back of the top 17 cuts.

Leading the way for Cumberland through two days of golf was Nathalie Nutu. The Gothenburg, Sweden, native shot a day two score of 78 after shooting 75 on the first day for a combined score of 154. Nutu finished in a tie for 51st, two strokes back of the individual cut line.

Raquel Romero Valverde recorded the second-best score for the Phoenix individually with a day two score of 80 and a first-round score of 78. The Senior's combined score of 158 put her in a tie for 84th place.

Emma Hermansson had an impressive round on the second day to move her up the leaderboard to tie Valverde and nine other golfers for 84th. The freshman shot a team-high score of 75 in the second round, coupled with her 83 on the first day for a combined score of 158.

Pilar Scenna had the fourth-best score on the team after two rounds. The Marbella, Spain, native finished in a tie for 97th with a first-round score of 79 and an 81 on the second day combined for a total of 160.

Rounding out the Phoenix was Ida Furuheim, who finished in a tie for 139th. The freshman shot 84 on both days of the tournament for a total score of 168

Since the Phoenix missed the top 17 cut as a team the top 40 cut for individuals, this was the last day of the 2020-21 season. The Phoenix will be back on the course next fall.

 

Individual Results

T51. Nathalie Nutu (+10) 76 + 78 = 154

T84. Emma Hermansson (+14) 83 + 75 = 158

T84. Raquel Romero Valverde (+14) 78 + 80 = 158

T97. Pilar Scenna (+16) 79 + 81 = 160

T139. Ida Furuheim (+24) 84 + 84 = 168

 

Team Results (Two Rounds)

1 Keiser University 289  293  582  +6 

2 Taylor University 294  300  594  +18 

3 Oklahoma City U. 294  303  597  +21 

4 Dalton State 298  303  601  +25 

T5 SCAD - Savannah 298  304  602  +26 

T5 Southeastern University FL 298  304  602  +26 

T5 Embry Riddle - AZ 308  222  530  +26 

8 Ottawa University - AZ 309  299  608  +32 

9 Morningside College 305  304  609  +33  8 

T10 Loyola University-NO 301  309  610  +34  9 

T10 Cumberlands, U. of 303  307  610  +34  17 

T12 Oregon Tech 311  304  615  +39 

T12 Lindsey Wilson Coll. 308  307  615  +39 

14 Milligan University 305  312  617  +41 

15 Indiana Wesleyan University 299  321  620  +44 

T16 Texas Wesleyan University 307  316  623  +47 

T16 William Carey Univ. 309  314  623  +47 

18 Marian 320  307  67  +51 

19 Northwestern Ohio 315  314  629  +53 

20 Cumberland U. 316  314  630  +54 

21 Coastal Georgia 323  308   631  +55 

T22 Bethel, IN 320  317  637  +61 

T22 Truett McConnell 315  322  637  +61 

24 Midway University 319  321  640  +64 

25 Kansas Wesleyan 321  320  641  +65 

26 Bellevue University 326  318  644  +68 

27 William Woods U. 320  330  650  +74 

T28 Park University 327  324   651  +75 

T28 Olivet Nazarene 329  322   651  +75 

30 Houston - Victoria 343  351   694  +118