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Crusaders in a tie for third after day one of HL Championship
Kelly Voigt is tied for second after the first round of the HL Championship.
Kelly Voigt is tied for second after the first round of the HL Championship.

Friday, April 26, 2013

Junior Kelly Voigt (Palatine, Ill./Fremd) is tied for second place after a first round 76, and the Valparaiso women’s golf team is tied for third after the first day of the Horizon League Championship at the Mission Inn Resort in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla.

Voigt is three strokes behind Cleveland State’s Allyson Hackman who leads after a 73 in the first round. The Crusaders posted a team score of 321 and are tied with Youngstown State. Detroit and Cleveland State are tied for first with a score of 312.

Voigt was one of just seven golfers to break 80 in the opening round. She opened her round with 11-straight pars.

Juniors Michelle Kleckner (New Brighton, Minn./Irondale) and Brianna Davy (Schererville, Ind./Lake Central) are tied for 16th place after rounds of 81. Each player made one birdie in her respective round.

Junior Erika Pfaender (Pewaukee, Wis./Arrowhead) recorded an opening round score of 83 and is tied for 21st position.

Sophomore A.J. Selig (Hortonville, Wis./Appleton West) is tied for 30th place after posting a score of 86.

The Crusaders continue play for the Mission Inn Resort on Saturday with the second round of the Horizon League Championship. A link for live stats will be available on www.valpoathletics.com.