Women's Golf

Three Consecutive NCAA Division III Top Three Finishes

Tigers Leap Into Fourth Place With Strong Second Round at NCAA National Championship

Tigers Leap Into Fourth Place With Strong Second Round at NCAA National Championship

HOUSTON, Texas— Wittenberg made the biggest move on day two, carding a tournament-low 298 for a 314-298=612 score and fourth place, after finishing in seventh the day prior. The 16-stroke swing for the Tigers propelled the team behind Williams College, George Fox and Rhodes.

After carding a second round score of 69, Jane Hopkinson-Wood found herself tied for fourth place individually with fellow Tiger Macy Hubbard, who carded a second round 71. Hopkinson-Wood and Hubbard sit +2 overall, with the individual leader at one-under after 36 holes.

As a team, Wittenberg currently stands 11 strokes behind the leader, Rhodes College (601), and six strokes behind Williams and George Fox, who are tied for second place (606).

The four-day, 72-hole event is being played on a par-72, 5,869-yard layout at Bay Oaks Country Club in Houston. Tee times for Thursday's third round start at 7:45 AM Central Time. The field will be cut to the low 15 teams and six individuals not on an advancing team for Friday's final round.