|MARYB S. KAUTH INVITATIONAL|
Sunday, Oct. 22 18 holes
Monday, Oct. 23 18 holes
Tuesday, Oct. 24 18 holes
|Location||Briggs Ranch Golf Club
San Antonio, Texas
6,450 yards Par 72
|Season Stats||Season Statistics|
SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- The University of Houston Women's Golf program continues its fall season this weekend when it tees off at the Maryb S. Kauth Invitational, starting Sunday morning at Briggs Ranch Golf Club.
The Cougars will play 18 holes each day through Tuesday on the 6,450-yard, par-72 course. Sunday's First-Round begins with a split-tee start at 11 a.m., while Monday will start at 8:30 a.m., with a split-tee start. The teams wrap up the tournament with an 8:45 a.m., shotgun start Tuesday.
Fans can follow live scoring from the Maryb S. Kauth Invitational by visiting BirdieFire.com and following the appropriate links or by clicking here.
Under the leadership of fourth-year head coach Gerrod Chadwell, the Cougars will be represented by junior Leonie Harm, senior Megan Thothong, senior Allie Andersen, senior Courtney Tibiletti and junior Maddy Rayner.
Harm, Thothong and Tibiletti have competed in both tournaments to date. Rayner will make her season debut Sunday and compete for the first time since March 29, 2016, at the HBU Husky Invitational. The Southlake, Texas, native sat out the entire 2016-17 campaign as a redshirt.
The tournament features eight teams among the nation's top 50 in the latest Golfstat rankings, including the Cougars, who check in at No. 28.
Houston will face No. 3 Arkansas, No. 24 Denver, No. 30 Texas Tech, No. 31 Auburn, No. 34 Oklahoma, No. 38 Texas A&M, No. 40 UTSA, Kansas State, Maryland, Middle Tennessee, North Texas, TCU and Texas State.
LAST TIME OUT
This will be the Cougars' first action since finishing fourth at the Betsy Rawls Invitational on Oct. 9-10 in Austin, Texas.
Harm led the Cougars for the second straight tournament to open the season, firing a 70 in the Second Round on the way to a score of 217 to finish fifth.
Thothong opened the tournament with a 70 and joined Harm among the top-20 leaders, tying for 16th at 221.
Following the Maryb S. Kauth Invitational, the Cougars tee off at the Trinity Forest Invitational on Oct. 30-31 at Trinity Forest Golf Club in Dallas.
From there, the team concludes its fall season when it tees off at the Baylor Invitational, hosted at Club Campestre San Jose in San Jose del Cabo, Mexico on Nov. 3-5.
Following the Betsy Rawls Invitational, the Cougars return to action in the Lone Star State when they tee off at the Maryb S. Kauth Invitational. That three-day tournament will be held Oct. 22-24 at Briggs Ranch Golf Club in San Antonio, Texas.
JOIN THE P.A.R. 4 CLUB
Fans are invited to join The P.A.R. 4 Club to support Houston Women's Golf. P.A.R. 4 Club members provide financial support directly to Houston Women's Golf for needs beyond the program's operating budget.
Fans who join the P.A.R. 4 Club can begin receiving benefits for as little as $100 annually.
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