Women's Golf Opens Year with Dick McGuire Invitational
18-team field highlighted by powerhouse Stanford
Sept. 8, 2017
DENVER – The University of Denver women’s golf team heads off to Albuquerque, N.M. to open the fall portion of its 2017-18 year with the Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire Invitational. The two-day event kicks off on Monday.
The 18-team field features seven teams that finished in the top 25 of last season’s Golfstat final rankings, highlighted by Pac-12 powerhouse Stanford.
Interim head coach Kolton Lapa heads into his first tournament as leader of the Pioneers. Lapa will go with the five-player lineup of Jessica Dreesbeimdieke, Lauren Whyte, Sophie Newlove, Mary Weinstein and Camille Enright.
Dreesbeimdieke is coming off three top-10 finishes last season. Whyte was a second-team All-Summit League selection and Newlove locked up one Summit League Women’s Golfer of the Week honor in 2016-17.
The tournament will start early Monday morning with rounds one and two being played. The final 18 holes will be held on Tuesday.
Live scoring for the tournament can be found right HERE.
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