UAM Sports Information
HOT SPRINGS – University of Arkansas-Monticello’s junior women’s golfer Lauren Johnson tied for seventh place out of 46 participants to lead the Blossoms at the 2015 Great American Conference Championship Tournament played this past Sunday-Tuesday at the Hot Springs Country Club.
Johnson turned in scores of 77, 76 and 77 to lead UAM. It was her fifth top 10 finish of the 2014-15 season.
As a team, UAM carded a three-round total of 1,002, just one stroke behind sixth place Harding. The Blossoms posted their lowest score of 328 in the second round, which left the team in a tie for fourth place heading into the final day.
Arkansas Tech ran away with the event with a 50-stroke edge over Henderson State in the final results. Tech players represented the 2-5 spots on the final individual leaderboard. Harding’s Brianna Marquez was the top individual finisher with a GAC Tournament record 54-hole score of 216.