Four Jacks finish top-10 at Summit League Championship


NEWTON, KAN. – ( — South Dakota State women’s golf wrapped up the Summit League Championship in third place Tuesday at the Sand Creek Station Golf Club. Four Jackrabbits landed in the top 10, paced by Mia Seeman’s third-place finish.

SDSU posted a 294 (+6) in the final round, the team’s best of the tournament, for its 893 (+29) final tally. The Jackrabbits finish in the top three at the Summit League Tournament for the seventh consecutive season. State was only one shot behind Oral Roberts (892, +28). Denver won the team title with an 871 (+7) final scorecard and will advance to NCAA Regionals as the Summit League representative.

Seeman fired a 73 (+1) Tuesday to move into sole possession of third place, the best Summit League finish of her career. The senior recorded a 54-hole score of 221 (+5), which is one of the top-15 lowest scores ever at the tournament. Seeman is a member of the six-player all-tournament team.

A trio of Jackrabbits tied for ninth place. Lani Potter, Piper Stubbs and Hester Sicking each recorded a 225 (+9). Sicking shot a 70 (-2) to lead the 45-player field on the final day, which ties for the sixth best single-round score in tournament history.

Shakira-Ann Kuys finished in a tie for 23rd place (233, +17).