March 6, 2006
SAN BRUNO, Calif. - Gonzaga University junior golfer Mary Kate Morgan (Longview, WA) was named the West Coast Conference co-Player of the Month for women's golf following her performance at the Red Rock Invitational. Morgan became the first GU women's golfer to win a major tournament when she shot an even-par 72 on the final day to win the Red Rock Invitational in Sedona, Ariz., by two strokes. Morgan's 36-hole total was 148 as she moved from fourth place on day one to pass first round leader Sophia Choi of Northern Arizona University.
Gonzaga will return to action with two tournament appearances in Florida over the Bulldogs spring break March 10-16. Gonzaga will play in the Springlake Invitational in Sebring on Mar. 10-11 and at the Snowbird Invitational in Tampa on Mar. 15-16.