Valkyries Lead Fall Invite After Round One

Valkyries Lead Fall Invite After Round One

SPARTANBURG, S.C.- Valkyries Golf sits in first and second after round one of the Converse Fall Invite by Founders FCU on Monday.  Converse 'A' squad leads the field with 335 and Converse 'B' with 346.

Marley Felthousen (Kitty Hawk, N.C.) leads the Valkyries shooting 80 (+8) in the opening round and sits in second.  Felthousen picked up play on the back nine going two-over.  Marley fired off 10 pars in the round.

Tyler Dawson (Woodstock, Ga.), Megan Dresser (Myrtle Beach, S.C.) and Ansley Vaughan (Mt. Pleasant, S.C.) sit tied for fourth after shooting 85s in the first round.

Dawson had seven pars and a birdie on the round.  Dresser had nine pars with five in a row on holes 9-13.  Vaughan started off the round with a birdie on the par four first.  Ansley added another birdie on the par four tenth.

Grace Magera (Simpsonville, S.C.) and Elaina Smith (Jerseyville, Ill.) fired rounds of 86 to be tied for seventh.  Magera had two birdies on the round, far four 10th and par five 13th.  Smith started off chipping in for par on the first hole.  Elaina added a birdie on the par five 13th.

Grace McEachern (San Diego, Calif.), Allie McCain (Lancaster, S.C.) and Vienna Winalski (West Hartford, Conn.) posted rounds of 87.  McEachern added a birdie on the par three third.  McCain added a birdie on the par five 13th to finish one over on the final seven holes.  Winalski birdied the par three third.

Alex Bruce (Walton, Ky.) finished with a round of 90.  Miranda Juarez (Spring, Texas) and Erin Penland (Greer, S.C.) played as individuals.  Juarez shot 92 while Penland shot 95.

Converse 'A' sits in first with a team score of 335.  Converse 'B' comes in second with a score of 346.  Mars Hill (350), Southern Wesleyan (368) and Spartanburg Methodist (384) rounds out the field.

Mars Hill's Emma Lundvall leads the field by one stroke with a score of 79.

The final round of the Converse Fall Invite by Founders FCU concludes tomorrow (weather permitting) with tee times starting at 9:00am.