Fort Smith, Ark. – St. Mary’s is in fifth place after one day of the Heartland Conference Tournament, with the women priming for a chance to move up the leaderboard in Tuesday’s second and final round.
Bailey Furgeson (Fr., Newcastle, Calif.) is in seventh place to lead the Lady Rattlers after shooting a 79 in Monday’s open round at Arkansas-Fort Smith.
Alejandra Cantu (Sr., Mission, Texas) also had a strong opening round, tying with teammate Julia Dickens (Jr., Fredericksburg, Texas) with a first-round score of 81.
St. Mary’s sits at 331 as a team, trailing leader St. Edward’s (305). Hilltopper Wallis Spears is in first place individually at 71.
Cami Furgeson (Jr., Newcastle, Calif.) and Adela E. Rodriguez (Jr., Monterrey, Mexico) each shot a 90.