April 27, 2013
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. – Sophomore Nikki Prichard finished her first Mountain West Championship tied for fourth place.
Prichard shot a five-over 77 in the final round and finished the tournament with a nine-over 225 and two shots out of first place. This is Prichard’s second Top-5 finish of the season.
Freshman Carly Simpson finished her first collegiate championship tied for seventh after shooting a three-under 69 in the final round. Simpson finished with an 11-over 227 for the tournament. This is Simpson’s first Top-10 finish of her collegiate career.
As a team Nevada shot a nine-over 297, the second lowest round of the tournament. Nevada finished in fourth place with a 58-over 922, and four shots behind Fresno State.
UNLV won the tournament with a 40-over 904. New Mexico’s Manon DeRoey won the individual race with a seven-over 223.