The Commerce Journal


July 30, 2012

A&M-Commerce announces women’s golf schedule

COMMERCE — The Texas A&M University-Commerce golf program announced the 2012 women’s fall schedule, which gets underway the middle of September. The Lion women will compete in four events in the fall, three of which will be tournaments A&M-Commerce competed in in 2011.

A&M-Commerce opens up the 2012-13 campaign in Amarillo, competing in the West Texas A&M Lady Buff Stampede Sept. 10th and 11th at the Tascosa Country Club. The Lions then make the trip to San Angelo, competing in the Angelo State Concho River Classic at Tierra Verde Golf Club September 17th and 18th.

Up next for the Lions is the UCO Broncho Classic October 1st and 2nd at the Lincoln Park East Course in Edmond, Okla. A&M-Commerce tied for 18th in the 2011 installment of the Broncho Classic, which traditionally brings in some of the top teams in the region.

The Lions then remain close to home, making the short trip into the Metroplex for the Dallas Baptist Golf Classic October 15th and 16th at the Golf Club of Dallas. A&M-Commerce placed 11th in 2011, shooting a season-low 309 in round one.

The fall season wraps up with a trip to Lawton, Okla. for the Oklahoma Invitational at Fort Sill Golf Course Oct. 22nd and 23rd. A&M-Commerce will look to build off its sixth-place finish at the 2011 tournament.

Expectations are high for the 2012-13 women’s team as the Lions return the entire roster from 2011-12, which culminated in a third-place finish at the Lone Star Conference Championships.  All-LSC selection Chantry McMahan returns for her junior season as does Sara Diaz, Haley Green, Holly Jenkins and Chelsea McCoy as the five comprised head coach Louie Bledsoe’s lineup for the 10 events of 2011-12. Sophomore Brittany Riewe returns with a year of experience under her belt while the Lions added a strong freshman in Ali Leasor, who should also compete for a spot in the lineup as well.

The spring portion of A&M-Commerce’s 2012-13 schedule will be released later this fall.

Text Only
Featured Ads


What should be new A&M-C women's basketball coach Jason Burton's goals for the 2014-15 season?

Winning 10 games
Winning and LSC tournament game
His focus should be on recruiting/building the team, rather than immediate success
     View Results
Must Read
AP Video
US Proposes Pay-for-priority Internet Standards Wife Mourns Chicago Doctor Killed in Afghanistan FDA Proposes Regulations on E-cigarettes Kerry Warns Russia of Expensive New Sanctions Mideast Peace Talks Stall on Hamas Deal Cody Walker Remembers His Late Brother Paul Grieving South Korea Puts Up Yellow Ribbons Raw: Kerry Brings His Dog to Work Raw: Girls Survive Car Crash Into Their Bedroom Three U.S. Doctors Killed by Afghan Security Yankees' Pineda Suspended 10 Games for Pine Tar Colleagues Mourn Death of Doctors in Afghanistan Ukraine Launches Operation Against Insurgents Obama Reassures Japan on China Raw: Car Crashes Into San Antonio Pool Time Magazine Announces Top Influencers List Raw: Angry Relatives Confront SKorea Officials Bigger Riders Means Bigger Horses Out West Yankees Pineda Ejected for Pine Tar Deadly Fungus Killing Bats, Spreading in US
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide