SAN DIEGO – California finished sixth overall thanks to top 20 finishes from Nicola Rössler and Hannah Suh at the SDSU Farms Invitational held at The Farms Golf Club in Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.
The Bears held steady at six for all three rounds of the tournament to score a 303-294-297=894 (+30). USC won the team title after shooting 6-under (282) in Wednesday’s final round with a 54-hole score of 861 (-3).
Rössler finished her strong weekend with a 2-over 74 Wednesday to earn her fifth top 20 finish of the season at 74-73-74=221 (+5). Suh (75-73-73) matched Rössler’s 221 as the duo tied for 19th on the individual leaderboard.
Freshman Lucia Gutierrez finished one stroke behind with a 74-71-77=222 (+6) and placed 21st overall while Jo Ee Kok (80-77-78=235, +19) and Carly Childs (83-80-73=236, +20) took 58th and 63rd, respectively.
The Bears travel to Tempe, Ariz., for the PING ASU Classic next week.
COURSE: The Farms Golf Club (par 72; 6,237 yards) – Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.