It was a season filled with big accomplishments and tough competition for the SIU women's golf team. This season, the Salukis came away with six top-five team finishes and 12 top-five individual finishes. Overall, the team finished with a 313.21 four-player team average.
Junior Mattie Lindner and sophomore Brooke Cusumano were named MVC Scholar Athletes, the conference announced on Friday. This is the first time in both Lindner and Cusumano's careers that they've earned Scholar Athlete recognition.
SIU sophomore Brooke Cusumano has been selected as a Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Week, Commissioner Doug Elgin announced today. Cusumano was honored for her performances during the period of April 13 - April 19.
The Saluki women's golf team bounced back with a strong performance on the final day of the Missouri Valley Conference Women's Golf Championship, moving up a spot to finish in third place. SIU shot a 314 on the final day, concluding with a 948 team score overall.
The Salukis dropped two spots to fourth place after the second round of play at the Missouri Valley Conference Women's Golf Championships on Monday. Four of SIU's five players finished the day shooting rounds in the 80s, compared to yesterday's 70s across the board for the Salukis.