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Viquelia Leads SUU to Second Round Lead in Big Sky Conference Championship

Led by individual leader Taylor Viquelia the Southern Utah University women’s golf team holds a four-shot lead going into the final round of the Big Sky Conference championship being played a Ocotillo Golf Resort in Arizona. The Thunderbirds have posted back-to-back team scores of 299 and hold a four shot lead over first round leader Idaho.

Weber State, the other Utah team in the Big Sky Conference, is in 10th place and trails Southern Utah by 29 shots going into Tuesday’s final round.

Viquelia shot rounds of 68-72-140 and has the individual lead by three shots. Monica Jung has also played well with rounds of 72-76-148 and is in ninth place individually. Other scores for SUU include Nicole Thomas at 81-73-154 and Rynae Baca at 80-78-158.

Kaceelyn Pouttu leads Weber with scores of 74-73-147 and is in seventh place individually. Emily Podlesny shot 73-80-153.