UHV Golf Winds Up Play In S.A.

Lerma Takes Second Place

UHV golf wrapped up play in a tourney in San Antonio Tuesday.

University of Houston-Victoria freshman Mia Lerma finished second Tuesday to help guide the Jaguars to a third-place finish at the Trinity University Alamo classic at the Quarry golf Club.

Lerma finished with a pair of 79s in the two-day event to finish at 158, just one shot back of individual champion Raquel Hill of Trinity.

The Jaguars posted a final round 345 team score to finish at 688 as the field stayed in order following Monday’s finish.

Trinity captured the team title with a 315-327-642, while Schreiner University finished third with a 332-347-679. LeTourneau University placed fourth with a 354-350-704.

Behind Lerma for the Jaguars, Jenna Alvarado posted an 84-85-169 and tied for 12th, while Jocelyn Villafranca finished with a 90-87-177 and tied for 15th. Mary Kate Krueger finished with a 90-94-184 and Victoria Garcia a 102-98-200 to round out the UHV scoring.

The Jaguars will return to action on Monday and Tuesday when they compete in the Tyler Junior College Fall Classic.

UHV men’s golf finishes tied for seventh at the Trinity Alamo Classic. The Jaguars’ Ryan Morant shoots 73 to finish fourth at two over. UHV’s Jacob Flores and Ben Lake tied for 22nd. Flores shoots 75 in round two.