Martin leads Storm to fourth at Sail Classic

Head coach Larry Shoop with Kelsa Berkland
Head coach Larry Shoop with Kelsa Berkland

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa — Lydia Martin followed her career-best round with an 82 Sunday, leading the Simpson women's golf team to a fourth-place finish of 10 teams at the Sail Classic.

The Storm shot 328 as a team -- one shot better than Saturday -- to finish at 657 for the weekend, ahead of Dubuque and Mount Mercy (671). Luther won the tournament by 12 strokes.

Martin finished the weekend tied for ninth with a two-round total of 160. Hannah Gordon matched Martin's 82 Sunday to earn a top-20 finish, netting 166 to tie for 18th.

Kelsa Berkland had the best round of the day, cutting 10 strokes to post a career-low 80.

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The Storm travel to the Wartburg Invitational next Saturday and Sunday, Sept 9-10 at Centennial Oaks.

SCORECARD 329   328   657   +81   4th
Lydia Martin 78 82 160 +16 t-9th
Hannah Gordon 84 82 166 +22 t-18th
Courtney Mabeus#      84 83 167 +23 t-22nd
Haley Booton 85 84 169 +25 t-30th
Kelsa Berkland 90 80 170 +26 t-30th
Madison Hance 82 88 170 +26 t-30th
Emily Jansen# 98 91 189 +45 t-53rd

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