Three Cougars record top-20 finishes, women’s golf places third at Coeur d’Alene Resort

By: Alexa Anderson, BYU Golf SID

COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — Rose HuangAiko Leong and Anna Kennedy recorded top-20 finishes as BYU women’s golf placed third at the Coeur d’Alene Resort Collegiate on Wednesday at Coeur d’Alene Resort Golf Course.

“I am really proud of Rose, Aiko and Anna for playing so well this week,” BYU head coach Carrie Roberts said. “Rose especially played really well today, and I am happy with the overall team effort.”

The Cougars carded 287-282-285 to shoot +2 as a team at the Coeur d'Alene Resort Collegiate. Colorado claimed the victory, shooting -18 through 54 holes. West Coast Conference foes San Francisco and Gonzaga finished in 11th place and 18th place, respectively.

Huang and Leong recorded their first top-10 finishes of the season on Wednesday. Huang fired a bogey-free 67 in round three to move to -2 par for the tournament, while Leong shot even par on the day to finish at 2-under overall. The Hawaii natives tied for sixth place.

Anna Kennedy carded 71-68-73 to shoot 1-under through 54 holes. The sophomore tied for 12th place. Kendra Dalton tied for 36th place, firing a 74 on Wednesday to shoot +7 at the Coeur d'Alene Resort Collegiate.

Annie Yang finished the event in 72nd place. The senior fired a third-round 75 to shoot +15 through three rounds.

BYU women's golf will return to action on Oct. 10-11. The Cougars will travel to Seattle, Washington, to compete in the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational. 

Coeur d'Alene Resort Collegiate Invitational - Sept. 26-27, 2017

Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course,  Par-71 6,088 yards

Place

Player

Round 1

Round 2

Round 3

Total

To-Par

T6

Rose Huang

73

71

67

211

-2

T6

Aiko Leong

70

70

71

211

-2

T12

Anna Kennedy

71

68

73

212

-1

T36

Kendra Dalton

73

73

74

220

+7

T72

Annie Yang

80 

73

75

228

+15

 

Place

Team

Round 1

Round 2

Round 3

Total

To-Par

1

Colorado

282

268

284

834

-18

2

Illinois

280

279

282

841

-11

3

BYU

287

282

285

854

+2

4

Fresno State

290

284

286

860

+8

5

New Mexico

287

286

289

862

+10

6

Washington State

290

282

293

865

+13

7

Indiana

288

283

295

866

+14

Idaho

291

284

292

867

+15

9

Oregon State

295

284

298

877

+25

10

Colorado State

291

288

300

879

+27

11

San Francisco

288

289

303

880

+28

12

Long Beach State

285

292

304

881

+29

13

South Dakota State

298

295

294

887

+35

14

Northern Arizona

297

296

295

888

+36

T15

Hawaii

300

288

303

891

+39

T15

Minnesota

298

301

292

891

+39

17

Seattle

298

308

301

907

+55

​18

​Gonzaga

​294

​304

​317

915​

​+63