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Mira Yoo Earns Top 10 Finish at DIII National Preview for CMS Women's Golf

Mira Yoo Earns Top 10 Finish at DIII National Preview for CMS Women's Golf

Results

HOUSTON, TEXAS - Sophomore Mira Yoo captured a top-10 finish with a two-day 155 (77-78) to earn a share of ninth place for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's golf team at the Division III National Preview, held at the Bay Oaks Country Club on Monday and Tuesday.

Yoo came in ninth out of a field of 101 golfers representing 18 schools. Her efforts helped the Athenas to a seventh-place finish at the event. She birdied her final hole of the day to move up out a tie for 11th and into ninth, her second birdie on the back nine. 

As a team the Athenas had a two-day 646, placing them seven shots behind Berry College in sixth place, and seven ahead of Gustavus Adolphus in eighth place. Grinnell ended up winning the tournament with a 613, edging out George Fox (616) and DePauw (618). 

Sophomore Emily Attiyeh had the second-best round for the Athenas on the day, earning an 81 to finish in a tie for 33rd place with a two-day 162. Senior Kelly Ransom was third with a 164, while freshman Amy Xue was one shot behind. 

The Athenas will next be in action this weekend when they host the two-day, five-team CMS Invitational at Los Serranos on Saturday and Sunday, beginning at 11:15 a.m.