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The University of the Incarnate Word women’s golf team moved from 11th place to a tie for eighth in the final round of the Fred Marx Invitational in Monroe, La.
All five of the Cardinals playing in the tournament at Bayou DeSiard Country Club shot 77 or under in the final round on the par-72 course.
Freshman Jamie Bibby (Corpus Christi/Incarnate Word Academy) led UIW with a 75 and finished in a tie for 27th overall with a 76-79-75=230.
Joana De Sa Pereira (Porto, Portugal/Kaplan Prep) and Flower Castillo (San Antonio/Lee HS) each shot matching 77s on the final day and finished tied for 32nd with 232 total strokes. Jessica Cornish (San Antonio/Randolph HS) and Maddy Buhler (Victoria/St. Joseph HS) each finished strong with a 76 in the final round.
Overall, the Cardinals finished with a 310-317-304=931 total.