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WWU’s Paul tied for 13th in medalist play at WNMU Invitational

Western Washington University’s Jenn Paul is tied for 13th in medalist play and the Vikings are eighth in the team standings following first-day action Friday, Apr. 3, at the Western New Mexico University Mustang Intercollegiate Women’s Golf Tournament in Goodyear, Ariz.

The final round of the 19-team tourney begins at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, April 4.

Paul shot a 4-over par 76 and WWU totaled 314. Tarleton State leads at 295, holding a seven-shot advantage over second-place Cameron (302). Cal Baptist is third at 303.

Just seven strokes separate the fourth through ninth-place teams.

The Vikings’ Kristen Hansen is tied for 23rd (77), with Brooke Branigan tied for 36th (79), Audrey Orem tied for 56th (82) and Anna Bourland 85th (88).