Sep 7, 2013
Siena junior Victoria Nguyen currently leads the Bucknell Invitational after two rounds after shooting a 148. Siena is currently fourth in the team rankings, scoring a 633, nine strokes behind the third place team.
Nguyen finished round one with a 76, which placed in inside the top-10. In the second round, she shoots a day best 72 to move her up to the top spot at the end of the day.
Rounding our the top three for the Saints were Valerie Wijaya and Mary Fletcher, both finishing with a 160 after day one. After a tough first round, Fletcher bounced back nicely shooting a 73, one stroke behind teammate Victoria Nguyen for the days best round.
As a team, the Saints completed the 36-holes in fourth place, scoring a 325 and 308 in the first and second rounds respectively and are currently within reach of a top-3 finish.
Niagara University join the Saints as the only other MAAC schools participating in the Bucknell Invitational. The Saints are leading Niagara by 57 strokes.
The team looks to pick up some ground in the final round of play tomorrow as Nguyen looks to capture the individual championship.