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Lady Raiders Open Play at the UNLV Spring Rebel Invitational

Megan Dowdy
Megan Dowdy

March 13, 2006

LAS VEGAS, Nev. - The Texas Tech women's golf team opened play at the 2006 UNLV Spring Rebel Invitational at Boulder Creek Golf Club on Monday and the team sits in a tie for seventh place after shooting a team score of 303 in the first round.

Redshirt sophomore Megan Dowdy was the Lady Raider best finisher in round one, firing a opening round 75 to end the day in a tie for 22nd place. A trio of Tech golfers (Ashley Slavich, Gloriana Soto and Ulrika Van Niekerk) opened the event with a score of 76 to head into Tuesday's second round with a total of 26.

Junior Marla Troester, one of Tech's stronger players all season long, struggled in the opening round with a score of 85.

Texas Tech at the UNLV Spring Rebel Invitational 

Player 1st Rd 2nd Rd 3rd Rd Total Rank Megan Dowdy 75 - - 75 t22nd Ashley Slavich 76 - - 76 t28th Gloriana Soto 76 - - 76 t28th Ulrika Van Niekerk 76 - - 76 t28th Marla Troester 85 - - 85 91st



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