MOORHEAD, Minn.-- The Jimmie women's golf team, led by Jenna Knutson (SO/Boulder, Colo.)'s opening round 88, sits in first place after the first round of the Cobber Spring Invitational, hosted by Concordia-Moorhead College. The two-day tournament is being held at Moorhead's Meadows GC.
Knutson's 16-over par 88 leads teammates Annie Nelson (JR/Bismarck, N.D.) and Alexis Piatz (SO/Oxbow, N.D.) by one shot and two shots ahead of fellow UJ golfer Savanna Nesemeier (JR/Kindred, N.D.)'s 90.
Jamestown's first-round team score of 356 is 31 shots better than Concordia-Moorhead and St. Scholastica, who are tied for second at 387. MSU-Moorhead is fourth at 388, while Valley City State is fifth at 428.
Just three of thirty golfers scored under 90 on the par 72, 6162-yard course. Nearly half the field (13) shot 100 or more in the first round.
The tournament concludes on Saturday.