Wildcats to Finish Fall Campaign in Texas

MANHATTAN, Kan. – The Kansas State women’s golf team looks to finish on a high note as it wraps up its fall season on Monday and Tuesday in Dallas, Texas, in the Trinity Forest Invitational at the par-72, 6,246-yard Trinity Forest Golf Club.

The teams will play 36 holes on Monday beginning at 8:30 a.m., with a shotgun start, while Tuesday’s final round is also slated for an 8:30 a.m., start.

K-State will send six 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. Tash Carlsson will compete as an individual.

“It has been a great week of practice and the team is looking forward to playing at Trinity Forest,” said head coach Kristi Knight.

Jaffrey enters the event with a team-best 73.44 stroke average, while Weir is second at 75.08 and Talley is third at 75.33.

K-State is coming off a ninth-place finish in the Maryb S. Kauth Invitational. Talley led the way for the Wildcats, finishing in a tie for 12th at 1-under par 215.

The Wildcats will be joined in the Trinity Forest Invitational by host school SMU in addition to Baylor, Houston, Kansas, Memphis, Michigan, Mississippi State, Ohio State, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Tulsa, UNLV and UTSA. Seven teams in the tournament are ranked in the Golfstat top-50, including K-State at 45th.

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.