DAHLONEGA, GA. – After a two-week hiatus the Converse College golf team returned to the links on Monday, October 16 at the LeAnn Noble Memorial. After the opening round the Valkyries, who shot a team score of 320 (+32), currently sit in a tie for 10th place out of the 16-team field. Lee University leads all teams after a first round 296 (+8).
Vienna Winalski led the Purple and Gold during round one after firing a 5-over 77, good enough for a tie for 25th. Teammate Tyler Dawson opened the tournament shooting 79 (+7), while Taylor Fisk contributed a sold 81 (+9).
Grace Magera (83, +11) and Megan Dresser (86, +14) rounded out the top-5 for Converse. Katie Tomassoni of Tusculum College sits atop the leaderboard after a 1-under par, 71. The second and final round will get underway tomorrow morning.