Wildcats Return to Action in Greenville

MANHATTAN, Kan. – After winning the Chip-N Club Invitational, the Kansas State women’s golf team looks to pick up where it left off as the Wildcats head to Greenville, North Carolina, to compete in the Greenville Regional Preview at the par-72, 6,122-yard Brook Valley Country Club Golf Course.

The teams will play 36 holes on Monday beginning at 8:30 a.m., with a shotgun start. The final round on Tuesday will begin with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m.

K-State will send five members of the team to compete in the event with Madison Talley, Chloe Weir, Paige Nelson, Katherine Gravel-Coursol and Connie Jaffrey making up the scoring lineup.

“The team is ready to get back to tournament play,” said head coach Kristi Knight. “I like what I have seen in practice the last couple of days.”

K-State is coming off of its 10th team victory in school history and first of the season. The Wildcats got the victory with a three-round score of 14-over par 878 and were led by senior Paige Nelson, who shot a 2-over par 218 to finish in third place. 

This is the Wildcats' first appearance in the Greenville Regional Preview. They will be joined by Augusta, Campbell, Clemson, Colorado State, Denver, East Carolina, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Mississippi State, Middle Tennessee State, Old Dominion, Oregon, TCU and Virginia Tech.

Live results can be followed at www.golfstat.com and results will be posted on www.kstatesports.com at the conclusion of play each day.