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4 UW golfers finish Top 10 at Wyoming State Am

Posted at 3:46 PM, Jul 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-19 16:49:45-04

(UW Athletics release)

LARAMIE, Wyo. — Outstanding performances by four members of the University of Wyoming golf program highlighted their participation in last weekend’s Wyoming State Amateur Championship.

Cowgirl Caitlyn Skavdahl of Casper finished second in this year’s Women’s State Amateur with a 54-hole total of four over par 220.

Cowboy John Murdock of Laramie placed third on the men’s side of the competition, posting an even par score of 216. He was followed by UW teammates Dan Starzinski of Phoeniz, Ariz., who finished in fifth place (218, +2), and Jared Edeen of Cheyenne, who placed ninth (222, +6).

The 96th Wyoming State Golf Association’s Men’s and Women’s Amateur Championship was played at the Purple Sage Golf Club in Evanston, Wyo.

Skavdahl won the Wyoming Women’s Amateur Championship in 2016.

This year’s women’s title was won by Ali Mulhaal who shot a three-over par total of 219 to edge Skavdahl by a stroke.

Jordan Costello won the men’s tournament firing a six-under par 210 to win by three over Logan Hensley (213, -3).

Final results from this year’s Wyoming State Amateur Championship may be found here.

2018 Wyoming State Amateur Championship

Women’s Championship Results
Caitlyn Skavdahl, 2nd, 220 (+4)

Men’s Championship Results
John Murdock, 3rd, 216 (Even)
Dan Starzinski, 5th, 218 (+2)
Jared Edeen, 9th, 222 (+6)