WKU Women’s Golf finishes Lady Bulldog Invitational, Martin leads Lady Toppers


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Western Kentucky Hilltoppers women’s golfer Sarah Arnold plays a practice round at Olde Stone Country Club. 

Izzy Lanuza, Sports Reporter

WKU’s Women’s Golf team played its final round of the Lady Bulldog Invitational Sunday.  

Freshman Faith Martin led the group, scoring the lowest score of the event for WKU with a 2-over 74, an eight-shot improvement from Saturday’s round. She moved up eight spots on the leaderboard, tying for 22nd overall. 

Junior Sarah Arnold improved her score at the par-72, finishing with five-over 77 and placing 26th in the individual competition. Senior Kenlie Barret and freshman Catie Craig finished just behind Arnold, shooting 7-over-par 79 and 9-over-par 81 and placing 27th and 28th, respectively. Fifth-year senior Olivia Reed tied for 36th overall, scoring a 10-over 82.  

WKU will be co-hosting the First Coast Classic with North Florida in Jacksonville, Fla. on Feb. 14 and 15.

Sports Reporter Izzy Lanuza can be reached at [email protected]. Follow her on Twitter @izzylanuza.