Kapanicas holds lead as women's golf takes 32-shot lead at Scottsdale Invitational

Hannah Brown tee's off for the Thunderbirds. (Photo by Aaron Webster)
Hannah Brown tee's off for the Thunderbirds. (Photo by Aaron Webster)

  Sun City, AZ – Sophomore Haley Kapanicas took the overall lead and the Mesa women's golf team help a 32-shot lead after the first day of play at the Scottsdale Invitational Money. The tournament is being played at the Hillcrest G.C.

  Kapanicas shot a 77 to lead teammate Megan Fusak by one shot after the first 18 holes. The T-Birds recorded 320 with Chandler-Gilbert in second place at 352 and Pima third with a 361 total.

  MCC golfers held four of the top six positions on the leader board. Cheyanne Stewart was fifth with an 82 and Hannah Brown sixth at 83.

  Play concludes Tuesday.

  First round leader board.

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