Falcon Golf Team Opens NJCAA National Title Defense at Longbow Golf Club in Mesa, Arizona

DSC Women's Golf First Round 2018 National Championships, Mesa, Arizona
DSC Women's Golf First Round 2018 National Championships, Mesa, Arizona

The Falcons opened their NJCAA national title defense on Monday at Longbow Golf Club in Mesa, Arizona by carding a one over par team round of 289, to take a nineteen stroke lead into day two of the four-day tournament.  The Falcons are in search of their tenth team national title in 2018.  The team weathered the very hot and dry Arizona conditions to push to a comfortable lead over rival Seminole State College (FL) who posted a 308.

The top five team scores after the first round of championship play

  1. Daytona State College – 289 (+1)
  2. Seminole State College (FL) – 308 (+20)
  3. Redlands Community College – 328 (+40)
  4. Western Texas Community College – 329 (+41)
  5. Dodge City Community College – 334 (+46)

The Falcons were led by sophomore Grace St-Germain (71), freshman Hollie Muse (72), sophomore Kendall Johnson (72), and sophomore Jiwon Jeon (74).  The Falcons will tee off on Tuesday to begin second round play at 11:30 am.

For all the full round one women's golf NJCAA championship results you may go to the following links:

 

http://results.golfstat.com/public/leaderboards/gsnav.cfm?pg=team&tid=15718

 http://results.golfstat.com/public/leaderboards/gsnav.cfm?pg=player&tid=15718