Rebels Host 16th Annual Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown|
Oct. 21, 2017
Tournament Notes | @UNLVWGolf
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) - UNLV women's golf will wrap up its fall slate over the next couple of weeks, beginning with the 16th annual Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown at Boulder Creek Golf Club Oct. 22-24. The tournament will see 17 teams participating in the 54-hole competion played at the par 72, 6,343 yard course at the Rebels' home course in Boulder City, Nevada. Each day will feature 18 rounds with a shotgun start. Sunday's first round will begin at noon while the second and third rounds are set to start at 8 a.m. each day. UNLV enters the weekend ranked 35th in both Golfstat's and Golfweek's women's collegiate rankings.
THE LINEUP: The UNLV lineup at Boulder Creek will be senior Mackenzie Raim, , junior Elizabeth Prior, freshman Polly Mack, sophomore Nastasia Kossacky, and junior Alyssa Getty. Freshman Cathy Liu, junior Shannon Oh and junior Texie June Petchel will play as individuals.In its last outing, the Scarlet and Gray took fifth place at the Betsy Rawls Invitational after shooting a three-round score of 35-over 899. Freshman Polly Mack had a stellar two days, shooting a pair of 73s then an even 72 in the final round to tie for sixth at 2-over, marking the first top-10 finish of her career. Sophomore Nastasia Kossacky was the next highest Rebel finisher, placing tied for 28th at 8-over.