WKU Lady Topper Golf sophomore Megan Clarke shot a season-low 72 on Sunday to open play at the Little Rock Golf Classic, tying her for fourth with two rounds to play.

Clarke tallied four birdies – tied for the second-most in the field – with two double bogeys to register her even-par 72 at the 6,076-yard Diamante Country Club. She’s just two strokes behind UTEP’s Lily Downs for the individual lead.

The Heckmondwike, England, native also leads the field in par-5 scoring at 4 under.

The Lady Toppers rank 10th out of 17 teams through one round with a 308 total.

WKU junior Mary Joiner and freshman Lizzie Loy are both tied for 41st following a pair of 78s on Sunday. Juniors Abigail Smee and Bailey Tyree shot an 80 and 81, respectively.

Monday’s second round is slated to begin at 9 a.m. CT, with the final round to follow Tuesday.

Little Rock Golf Classic First Day Results

T4. Megan Clarke (72)

T41. Mary Joiner (78)

T41. Lizzie Loy (78)

T59. Abigail Smee (80)

T72. Bailey Tyree (81)

How to follow the Lady Toppers: For complete information on WKU Lady Topper Golf, follow the team on Twitter at @WKUWomensGolf.

-@WKUSports-

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Zach Greenwell

Associate Director

WKU Athletic Communications/Media Relations

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