ST. GEORGE, Utah -- Sophomore Ally Rogers and freshman -Ashlyn Guggisberg took different routes, but ended up with 151 (+9) totals during the opening two rounds of the Hobble Creek Classic played Monday.
Guggisberg led the team with an opening-round 75 (+4), then followed that up with a 76 (+5), while Rogers rebounded from a first-round 80 (+9) by shooting a career-low 71 (E).
Rogers' even-par round moved her into a tie for 22nd along with Guggisberg. She jumped 31 spots in the 72-player field with her nine-stroke improvement.
Rogers also helped the Fighting Hawks improve their team score by four strikes in round two. UND's second-round total of 309 gave them a 622 (+54) total on day one.
Oral Roberts leads the 12-team field after posting a 574 (+6) total and has a two-shot lead on New Mexico State (576; +8). The Aggies' Suthavee Chanachai leads the race for medalist honors after firing rounds of 69 and 66 to shoot a seven-under total of 135.
The Fighting Hawks will wrap up the tournament on Tuesday with third-round play.
Hobble Creek Fall Classic (First and Second Round Results)
|1.||Oral Roberts||285-289 = 574 (+6)|
|2.||New Mexico State||288-288 = 576 (+8)|
|3.||Grand Canyon||290-298 = 588 (+20)|
|4.||Utah Valley||299-293 = 592 (+24)|
|5.||Little Rock||300-294 = 594 (+26)|
|11.||North Dakota||313-309 = 622 (+54)|
Hobble Creek Fall Classic Individuals (First and Second Results)
|t22.||Ashlyn Guggisberg||75-76 = 151 (+9)|
|t22.||Ally Rogers||80-71 = 151 (+9)|
|t52.||Jenna Janu||79-80 = 159 (+17)|
|t58.||Hanna Peterson||79-82 = 161 (+19)|
|t68.||Haily Abel||86-82 = 168 (+26)|
-- UND --