Southern Virginia Places Third at Knight Invitational

Southern Virginia Places Third at Knight Invitational

BUENA VISTA, Va. — The Southern Virginia University women's golf team hosted the Knight Invitational on Thursday afternoon at The Vista Links Golf Course, earning a third place finish.

"Our team battled all day on a tough course," said Head Coach Blair Garner. "I am proud of the team, we battled all day. I look forward to finishing our fall season at the historic Belmont Golf Course in Richmond."

The Knights were led by senior Bailey Rusick Vinson, securing a sixth place overall finish with a score of 88. Following the Rusick Vinson was the duo of Rachel Gardiner and Bailey Pfunder who tied at the 13th spot shooting a 94.

Freshman Ashley Nokes came through in the 16th place with a 95 and following closely was Bailee Wright with a 98, good enough for 17th overall.

The fall season will conclude after the Knights participate at the Belmont Golf Course in Richmond, Virginia.