BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Bemidji State University women’s golf team gets ready to compete at the Southwest Minnesota State Invitational this weekend. A total of 116 golfers are expected to participate from 17 different teams at the Marshall Country Club in Marshall, Minn.
Last weekend the Beavers came in seventh at the Concordia University Invitational. The BSU women’s golf team carded 342 (+54) in the final round and totaled a 330-342—672 (+96) in the two-round event to place the team 52 strokes off the lead set by Augustana College (305-315—620/+44) and in the middle of the 16-team field.
Monica Wold (Fr., Crookston, Minn.) led the Beavers on Monday posting a 79 (+7) and finished in 15th place with an 82-79—161 (+17).
The teams competing this weekend are: Southwest Minnesota State University, Augustana College; Central Missouri University; Concordia College (Minn.); Concordia University-St. Paul; Minnesota State University, Mankato; University of Minnesota, Crookston; Minnesota State University, Moorhead; Missouri Western State University; Northwest Missouri State University; St. Cloud State University; University of Sioux Falls; Upper Iowa University; Wayne State College; Winona State University and University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
The Beavers look to improve on their 13th-place finish in the 2011 Mustang invitational.
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Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooded region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, Bemidji State University sponsors 15 varsity athletic programs with NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey membership in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, while its 13 NCAA Division II programs hold membership in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).