Sept. 22, 2013
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - After the second round of the tournament was cancelled due to inclement weather, Mizzou Women's Golf closed out the final round at the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Challenge in Knoxville, Tenn., on Sunday, Sept. 20. The Arkansas Razorbacks shot 3-under par in the final round to take first overall, while South Carolina finished second with a total score just 3-over par. Mizzou took 17th overall with a final tally 36-over par.
The Tigers were led by freshman Jessica Meek, who earned a spot in the top 25 overall. Meek tied for 25th in the tournament after finishing the tournament just 5-over par. Meek bogeyed a few holes early on in the third round, but came back with two birdies on the front nine holes to keep her final round score at just 74, 3-over par.
Junior Alina Rogers finished in a tie for 39th overall as she scored 7-over par after two rounds of play. Rogers finished the first round with a score 1-over par, and finished 6-over par in the second round. Katherine Hepler finished the tournament just a few strokes behind Rogers as she shot 10-over par overall.
Held at the 5,897-yard, par 71 course at Cherokee Country Club, the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championship was hosted by the University of Tennessee and welcomed 17 teams overall.
Mizzou will continue the fall season on Oct. 20 at the Pat Bradley Invitational.
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