2008-09 Women's Golf News

May 10, 2009
GOLF WRAPS UP MEMORABLE SEASON IN NCAA REGIONAL
TEMPE, Ariz. ? A magical season for the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team came to an end on Saturday as the NCAA West Regional concluded at the Karstens Golf Course at Arizona State.

May 9, 2009
ISLANDERS TRIM 12 SHOTS OFF FIRST DAY SCORE IN SECOND ROUND
TEMPE, Ariz. ? The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team shot its second-best round of the season on Friday in the second round of the NCAA West Regional at Karstens Golf Course firing a 303. The Islanders will tee off late in Saturday's third round between noon and 1 p.m. Mountain time.

May 8, 2009
PEELER FIRES 75 FOR ISLANDERS IN FIRST ROUND OF REGIONAL
TEMPE, Ariz. ? The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team opened its first trip to the NCAA West Regional with a round of 315 led by junior Courtney Peeler's team-best 75 on Thursday at Karstens Golf Course on the campus of Arizona State.

May 7, 2009
ISLANDER GOLF SET TO BEGIN PLAY AT NCAA WEST REGIONAL IN TEMPE
After participating in Wednesday's practice round, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team makes history Thursday when the first round starts at the NCAA West Regional in Tempe, Ariz. at the Arizona State Karsten Golf Course when it becomes first team in the golf program's to play in a regional. The course is a Par-72, 6,230-yard course.

April 27, 2009
BLACKMAR NAMED SLC COACH OF THE YEAR, TEAM HEADS TO TEMPE
After leading her team to the Southland Conference Championship in women's golf, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi golf coach Carol Blackmar has been named the league's Coach of the Year. Junior Ashley Watkins was a second-team All-SLC selection for the second straight season.

April 22, 2009
ISLANDER GOLFERS SECOND AFTER 36 HOLES AT SLC CHAMPIONSHIP
LAKE CHARLES, La. ? The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi golf team picked the best time of the year to post its best 36-hole total of the spring firing a 612 (308-304) through two rounds to finish the opening day of the rain-delayed Southland Conference Championship in a tie for second with UTSA one-shot behind host McNeese State on Tuesday at the Lake Charles Country Club.

April 22, 2009
ISLANDERS CLAIM FIRST SLC TITLE IN WOMEN'S GOLF ON FINAL HOLE
LAKE CHARLES, La. ? The 2009 Southland Conference Women's Golf Championship came down to the final hole on Wednesday with the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team down two shots to UTSA as the final threesome approached the 18th hole.

April 20, 2009
SLC GOLF TOURNAMENT MOVES DUE TO BAD WEATHER
Due to poor conditions, the Southland Conference golf tournament has been moved from Koasati Pines Golf Course in Kinder, La. to Lake Charles Country Club. The tournament will be moved back a day with the change. The teams will have a practice round on Monday with the first 36 holes of the tournament on Tuesday. The final 18 holes will be played Wednesday.

April 20, 2009
ISLANDER GOLF TEAM HEADS TO SLC CHAMPIONSHIP
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi golf team heads to Louisiana this week for the Southland Conference Tournament hosted by McNeese State. The event was originally slated for Koasati Pines Golf Course in Kinder, but has been moved to the Lake Charles Country Club.

April 6, 2009
ISLANDERS POST SECOND-BEST SCORE IN FINAL ROUND OF CLASSIC
NORMAN, Okla. ? The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team climbed two spots to eighth on the final day of the Susie Maxwell Berning Classic Monday as it carded the second-best score of the round with a 313.

April 5, 2009
DAY ONE OF OKLAHOMA TOURNAMENT IN BOOKS FOR ISLANDERS
NORMAN, Okla. ? The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team finished the first day of the prestigious Susie Maxwell Berning Classic in 10 place after two rounds in blustery conditions.

March 31, 2009
ISLANDERS FINISH SIXTH IN LITTLE ROCK TOURNAMENT
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. ? The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team fired a 316 in the final round of the UALR Women's Golf Classic climbing one spot to fifth Tuesday at the Diamante Country Club.

March 30, 2009
ISLANDERS TIED FOR SEVENTH AFTER 36 HOLES AT UALR
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. ? The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team finished the opening day of the UALR Women's Golf Classic at the Diamante Country Club on Monday in a tie for seventh place out of 21 teams.

March 17, 2009
ISLANDER GOLF FINISHES 11TH AT BAYLOR SPRING INVITATIONAL
Waco - The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team finished in 11th place on Tuesday with a three-round score of 956 at the Baylor Spring Invitational, held at the Twin Rivers Golf Club in Waco. The top finisher for the Islanders was Courtney Peeler in a tie for 27th place.

February 24, 2009
ISLANDERS CLIMB THREE SPOTS ON LAST DAY OF STRIPES ISLANDER CLASSIC
ROCKPORT ? The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team climbed three spots to place fifth with a three-round mark of 947 in the Stripes Islander Classic at Rockport Country Club.

February 23, 2009
ISLANDERS EIGHTH AFTER TWO ROUNDS AT ROCKPORT
ROCKPORT ? Freshman Ryann White shined on the first day of Stripes Islander Classic with rounds of 75 and 78 to end the first of day of the tournament in seventh combining with the rest of her Texas A&M-Corpus Christi teammates to finish the day eighth out of 15 teams.

February 22, 2009
STRIPES ISLANDER CLASSIC BEGINS TOMORROW AT ROCKPORT COUNTRY CLUB
The annual Stripes Islander Classic Golf Tournament begins with 36 holes on Monday at the Rockport Country Club in Rockport with a shotgun start at 8:15 a.m. The final round of 18 holes will be Tuesday at 8:15.

February 8, 2009
ISLANDERS FIFTH IN SEASON OPENING TOURNEY
LAKE CHARLES, La. ? The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team concluded its first tournament of the spring with q 312 on the final day of action at the Koasati Pines Collegiate Classic on Sunday. The Islanders were fifth out of 17 teams.

February 7, 2009
ISLANDER WOMEN TIED FOR FOURTH AT KOASATI TOURNAMENT
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team overcame a rough first round on Saturday to post the second-best round in the second 18 with a 302 to find itself tied for fourth in its spring debut at the Koasati Pines Collegiate Classic hosted by McNeese State.

February 6, 2009
ISLANDER GOLF OPENS SPRING AT MCNEESE STATE TOURNEY
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team opens its spring slate this Saturday and Sunday as it competes at the Koasati Pines Collegiate Classic in Lake Charles, La.

October 28, 2008
ISLANDER CLIMB THREE SPOTS WITH SOLID FINAL DAY AT FIU
FORT MYERS, Fla. ? With a strong third round at the Pelican Preserve Golf Club, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team climbed three spots on the final day of the FIU Pat Bradley Invitational on Tuesday. The Islanders were the only school to have no players fire a round of 80-or-higher in any of the three rounds.

October 27, 2008
ISLANDERS FIRE LOWEST TWO ROUNDS OF FALL ON FIRST DAY AT FIU
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team opened the FIU Pat Bradley Invitational at Pelican Preserve and Country Club with its two best rounds of the fall campaign on Monday.

October 14, 2008
WATKINS FIRES 74 ON FINAL DAY OF ASU TOURNEY
JONESBORO, Ark. ? Junior Ashley Watkins fired her best round of the young season Tuesday morning with a 74, but it wasn't enough to hold off a hot Arkansas State team as Texas A&M-Corpus Christi finished fifth at the Lady Red Wolves Classic at Jonesboro Country Club with a score of 936.

October 13, 2008
OLYNICK, ISLANDERS IN FOURTH AFTER TWO ROUNDS AT ASU
JONESBORO, Ark. ? Led by Ashley Olynick, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team finds itself in fourth place after two rounds at the Lady Red Wolf Golf Classic hosted by Arkansas State on Monday at the Par 71 Jonesboro Country Club.

October 7, 2008
ISLANDERS CLIMB TO THIRD ON FINAL DAY OF ORU INVITE
TULSA, Okla. ? A team-best round of 309 on the final day of the ORU Invitational propelled the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team to a third-place finish out of 14 teams in its first tournament of the season on Tuesday.

October 6, 2008
ISLANDERS WOMEN FOURTH AFTER TWO ROUNDS AT ORU INVITATIONAL
TULSA, Okla. ? After not competing in its first two scheduled tournaments due to Hurricanes Ike and Gustav, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women's golf team opened its 2008 fall campaign on Monday at the ORU Invitational and finds itself in fourth place out of 17 schools following 36 holes.