Bemidji State women's golfers to compete in CU Holiday Inn Invite
Friday, September 12, 2014
Bemidji State women's golfers to compete in CU Holiday Inn Invite

BEMIDJI, Minn. -- The Bemidji State University women’s golf team continues its 2014 fall campaign this weekend when it travels to Lake Elmo, Minn. and Tartan Park Golf Course to compete in the Concordia University Holiday Inn Invitational. 

The 36-hole, two-day event will pit 10 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference schools against each other and provide a preview to the NSIC Fall Championship, which will be held at Madden’s on Gull Lake, Oct. 4-5.

In addition to the host, Concordia-St. Paul, the event will feature teams from: Augustana College, Bemidji State, University of Minnesota Crookston, Minnesota State University, Mankato, Minnesota State University, Moorhead, Minot State University, University of Sioux Falls, Upper Iowa University, Winona State University.

Tee times for the event begin at 9:32 a.m. Saturday at the 6,019-yard course.

A year ago, Head Coach Mark Bagaason’s BSU team placed 13th and the 15-team CU Holiday Inn Invite (705/+129) and was led by Kelly Blair (Jr., International Falls, Minn.) (83-78—170/+26), who tied for 40th place individually.

Bemidji State is coming off an eighth-place finish at the Cobber Open, Sept. 5. BSU, which carded a 358 (+70), was led individually by Mary Elmquist (Elk River, Minn.). The sophomore finished at 10 over par (82) to tie for 12th place and finish among NSIC participants.

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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).