Tornado in seventh after first round of Wingate Pinehurst Invite

PINEHURST, N.C. – The King University women's golf team completed the first round of play at the Wingate Pinehurst Invitational in a tie for seventh place on Monday. The Tornado shot 336 and were led by Elizabeth Swallow who posted a 78.

With the 78, Swallow is in fifth place in the field of more than 80 golfers. Anna Walker and Cortnee Young followed with scores of 85 and 86, respectively. Walker is in a tie for 29 after the first round while Young is tied for 36th.

Esther Gandarias and Kerby Jones rounded out the Tornado squad with scores of 87 and 92, respectively.

The tournament will conclude with the final round on Tuesday at National Golf Club in in Pinehurst, N.C.