Women's golf: FGCU finishes third at A-Sun tournament; Swindell ties for fourth

The Florida Gulf Coast University women’s golf team finished third, one stroke out of second place, at the Atlantic Sun tournament Wednesday in Jekyll Island, Ga.

The Eagles had a 298 in the final round for an 887 total, one behind Kennesaw State and seven behind champion ETSU. The third-place finish ties the highest ever for FGCU; the Eagles tied for third two years ago.

FGCU redshirt freshman Kristin Swindell shot a 1-under-par 71 for a 216 total to tie for fourth. Junior Briana Carlson had a 73 and finished ninth with a 219 total. Sophomore Georgia Price struggled to a final-round 78 to drop into 11th. Sara Detlefsen and Chelsea Guoynes tied for 18th and 36th, respectively.

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