Jaffrey Captures Individual Title in Greenville

GREENVILLE, N.C. – Junior Connie Jaffrey took home the Greenville Regional Preview individual title on Tuesday as she led the Kansas State women’s golf team to a third-place finish at the par-72, 6,122-yard Brook Valley Country Club.

Jaffrey, who carded a 1-over par 73 during Tuesday’s final round, picked up the second individual win of her career and the 13th individual title in K-State history. The Wildcats shot a 50-over par 914 for the tournament, finishing one shot back of Augusta for second place.

“Connie played exceptionally well on a very difficult course,” said head coach Kristi Knight. “I am very proud of her and this entire team. A top-three finish in this field is great.”

The Wildcats earned their second top-three finish in as many tournaments after winning the Chip-N Club Invitational at the end of September.

Sophomore Chloe Weir finished the tournament at 16-over par 232 and tied for 23rd place, which included a 3-over par 75 in the final round. Senior Katherine Gravel-Coursol was one-stroke behind Weir at 17-over par 233 to tie for 26th. 

Senior Paige Nelson tied for 47th place with a three-round score of 22-over par 238 Senior Madison Talley climbed 22 spots on the leaderboard during the final round thanks to a 2-over par 74 on Tuesday. She tied for 61st at 25-over par 241 for the tournament.

TCU led wire-to-wire and won the event with a score of 31-over par 895.

The Wildcats will be back in action at the Maryb S. Kauth Invitational, Oct. 23-25, in San Antonio, Texas.

Greenville Regional Preview
Brook Valley CC
Greenville, N.C.
Par 72 / 6,122 Yards

Team Scores: 1. TCU, 297-299-299—895 (+31); 2. Augusta, 310-300-303—913 (+49); 3. Kansas State, 305-308-301—914 (+50); 4. Clemson, 307-302-308—917 (+53); 5. East Carolina, 308-310-301—919 (+55); 6. Illinois, 310-307-309—926 (+62); 7. Old Dominion, 311-314-306—931 (+67); 8. Campbell, 316-309-309—934 (+70) 9. Oregon, 309-321-306—936 (+72); 10. Iowa, 315-312-310—937 (+73); 11. Denver, 320-306-315—941 (+77); 12. Mississippi State, 315-316-312—943 (+27); 13. Virginia Tech, 318-312-314—944 (+80); 14. Idaho, 324-319-318—961 (+97); 15. Colorado State, 328-320-315—963 (+99); 16. Middle Tennessee, 328-322-322—972 (+108).

Top Individuals: 1. Connie Jaffrey, Kansas State, 71-75-73—219 (+3); T2. Alice Hewson, Clemson, 76-74-71—221 (+5); T2. Emmy Martin, TCU, 75-73-73—221 (+5); T4. Brooke Graebe, TCU, 74-76-73—223 (+7); T4. Jessica Haigwood, Augusta, 76-70-77—223 (+7).

Other K-State Individuals: T23. Chloe Weir, 80-77-75—232 (+16); T26. Katherine Gravel-Coursol, 76-78-79—233 (+17); T47. Paige Nelson, 78-78-82—238 (+22); T61. Madison Talley, 85-82-74—241 (+25).