Nebraska Women Golfers Start Season Strong


Kate Smith finished with an eight-under par 208 to tie for second and power the Nebraska women’s golf team to its first invitational title since 2014, as the Huskers won the 2019 Westbrook Spring Invitational on Monday.

The 16-team field at the Westbrook Spring Invitational hosted by Wisconsin featured seven Big Ten Conference teams and 14 teams overall ranked among the top 100 teams in the nation, including five top-50 programs in the current GolfStat rankings. The team title was Nebraska’s first since winning the Mountain View Collegiate in Tucson, Ariz., March 28-29, 2014.

Nebraska returns to Arizona to compete in the Clover Cup hosted by Notre Dame, March 15-17.


The Omaha women’s golf team sits in 34th place in a field of 48 teams after two rounds of the Kiawah Island Spring Classic.

The Mavericks shot a team score of 315 in the middle round of the 54-hole event, giving them a total of 624.  North Florida moved into the lead with a team score of 577.  Coastal Carolina is second at 581, and Delaware and host College of Charleston are tied for third at 585.

The final round begins at 7:45 a.m. CT on Tuesday from the Kiawah Island Golf Resort.