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APSU Lady Govs Golf’s Amber Bosworth hits hole-in-one at WKU Lady Topper Classic

Austin Peay Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUBowling Green, KY – Austin Peay State University women’s golf team sits in second place after Day 1 of the inaugural WKU Lady Topper Classic, Monday, at the Bowling Green Country Club. Despite that first-day the talk was about a Lady Gov playing as an individual.

Austin Peay Women's Golf. (APSU Sports Information)
Austin Peay Women’s Golf. (APSU Sports Information)

During the second round, freshman Amber Bosworth, using a 5-iron, recorded her first career hole-in-one on the par 3, 144-yard No. 7 hole en route to a 77. The Southlake, Texas tallied a par 3 in Round 1 on the same hole. She is the second Lady Gov freshman in as many years to tally a hole-in-one. Jessica Cathey achieved one in the Ohio Valley Conference at GreyStone Golf Club last spring.

As a team, the Lady Govs shot a 316-321 (637) and is a distant second behind host Western Kentucky, which shot a two-round 608 (305-303). The 54-hole event will conclude Tuesday on the par-72, 6,027-yard layout.

Dayton is five strokes behind APSU at 642 while Northern Kentucky ended the opening day at 644.

The Lady Govs had five sub-80 rounds during the day, three in the first round and two in the second. Senior Rachel Deaton shot a 77-79, her 156 tying her for eight place overall.

Sophomore Jessica Cathey overcame a 78-80 (158) while freshman Morgan Kauffman (82-79) is at 161, followed by senior Tala Mumford (79-83=162) and freshman Morgan Gardner (83-83=166).

Bosworth finished the afternoon at 162 (85-77) while fellow freshman Kelsey Schutt shot 165 (83-82) and junior Meghan Mueller a 167 (85-82).

The tourney’s final round will be played Tuesday morning .

Box Score

WKU Lady Topper Classic
Bowling Green, KY | Bowling Green Country Club
Dates: March 31st-April 1st

Finish School – Players Round 1 Round 2 Totals
2 Austin Peay State University 316 321 637
T 8 Rachel Deaton 77 79 156
T 11 Jessica Cathey 78 80 158
T 15 Morgan Kauffman 82 79 161
T 18 Tala Mumford 79 83 162
30 Morgan Gardner 83 83 166
T 18 Amber Boswoth 85 77 162
T 27 Kelsey Schutt 83 82 165
T 31 Meghan Mueller 85 82 167

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