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Santa Clara Women Seize Third Straight Tournament Title

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SAN JOSE, Calif. –
Santa Clara women's golf pulled away from Cal State Northridge down the stretch to win its third straight team title, knocking off the Matadors by two shots to repeat as titlists at the Colby Invitational.

The Broncos, who won three straight tournaments for the first time in program history, surrendered their six-shot lead heading into final round play and trailed at one point before making a comeback over the final few holes. Santa Clara scored a final round 310 for a tournament total of 916, besting the Matadors, who carded a 306 today and 918 total, by two shots in the seven-team field.

Entering final round play with a four-shot lead, junior Kristin Le fell ill but still battled to finish off the round. She scored an 82 on Tuesday, falling into a second-place tie.

Cal State Northridge's Chomchana Phuchanbanchob was the beneficiary, carding a final round 76 to win the event by two shots.

Junior Isabella Salant recorded the lowest score of the tournament with her second round 2-under 70 and moved into a tie for fifth at 11-over 227.

Playing in her final Colby Invitational, senior Annie Freman carded a final round 76 to finish tied for seventh at 14-over 230.

Competing as an individual, freshman Isabella Seeburger matched the Broncos low round of the day with a 3-over 75 and tied for seventh along with Freman at 230.

Santa Clara Final Individual Results
T2.   Kristin Le                     72-71-82 = 225 (+9)
T5.   Isabella Salant             82-70-75 = 227 (+11)
T7.   Annie Freman              76-78-76 = 230 (+14)
T15. Kyleigh Moreno           79-78-79 = 236 (+20)
T32. Chloe Wong                89-83-80 = 252 (+36)