Women's Golf in Tie for Fifth After First Round of Chris Banister Classic
Women's Golf in Tie for Fifth After First Round of Chris Banister Classic
Monday, March 19, 2001

Johnson City, Tenn.-- East Tennessee State junior Catalina Zuluaga shot a 14-over par 86 to tie for 15th individually and lead the Buccaneers to a tie for fifth after Monday’s first round of the Chris Banister Classic from Silver Lakes Golf Course in Jacksonville, Ala.

East Tennessee State shot a first-round 350 in the rainy conditions in Jacksonville, tying them with Tennessee Tech, and Southwest Missouri State.

In addition to Zuluaga, three other Buccaneer golfers were in the top-27 golfers following Monday’s round. Junior Mimmie Dymling and freshman Kristen Fletcher finished in a tie for 20th after shooting matching 87’s (+15). Sophomore Amanda Ovington fired a 90 (+18) on the first day, placing her in a six-way tie for 27th. Sophomore Susan McKinney rounded out ETSU’s day on the links, finishing in a tie for 55th with a 32-over par 104.

The final round of the Chris Banister Classic will be played on Tuesday, March 20.