McLennan Highlassies finish in third place at NJCAA national tournament

McLennan Highlassies finish in third place at NJCAA national tournament

The McLennan Highlassies, under the guidance of first-year head coach Jones Mitchell, shot 338-313-316-313 – 1,280 to finish in third place at the NJCAA Women's National Championship at the par-72, 6,130 yard Longbow Golf Club in Mesa, Arizona.

Daytona State College finished in first with 289-289-287-287 – 1,152 followed by Seminole State in second with 308-306-284-294 – 1,192.

Sophomore Alejandra Rodriguez shot 82-80-82-72 – 316 to lead the Highlassies and finish in 16th place.

Other McLennan scores: sophomore Tyler Morrison, 20th, 85-78-74-82 – 319; freshman Caroline Traylor, 29th, 82-79-88-77 – 326; sophomore Makenna Davidson, tied for 31st, 89-76-79-84 – 328; and sophomore Joely Henderson, 35th, 90-80-81-82 – 333.

Other team scores: Dodge City, fourth, 334-319-316-334 – 1,303; Western Texas, fifth, 329-317-331-342 – 1,319; Tyler, sixth, 339-329-322-338 – 1,328; Redlands, seventh, 328-331-337-344 – 1,340; Murray State, eighth, 345-341-323-338 – 1,347; Barton County, ninth, 342-352-330-332 – 1,356; Sandhills, 10th, 368-336-336-322 – 1,362; Mesa, 11th, 345-348-328-345 – 1,366; Iowa Western, 12th, 346-349-339-349 – 1,383; Wallace State, 13th, 344-356-336-353 – 1,389; Chandler Gilbert, 14th, 362-362-349-347 – 1,420; Rend Lake, 15th, 361-380-349-365 – 1,455; Des Moines, 16th, 365-361-375-356 – 1,457; John A. Logan, 17th, 361-361-377-370 – 1,469; Ancilla, 18th, 377-368-361-378 – 1,484; Calhoun, 19th, 393-407-379-387 – 1,566; and Northeastern, 20th, 447-420-445-424 – 1,736.