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Fields was named First Team All-Conference with Nowak.
Women's Golf - Tue, Apr. 25, 2017

UNION, Ky. - The Indiana University East women's golf team took third place at the River States Conference Championship.

The final 27 holes of the 54-hole event were played April 25 at Lassing Pointe Golf Club in Union, Ky.

The Red Wolves finished with a 54-hole team score of 1064. Tournament champion Midway University shot a team score of 998.

Breanna Nowak (SO/Chippewa Falls, Wis.) led IU East with a second-place finish. Nowak finished six strokes behind conference champion Kathryn Lawler of Midway.

KEY MOMENTS

* Nowak was the Champions of Character award winner for the Red Wolves and a First Team All-Conference honoree.

* Lexie Fields (FR/Middletown, Ohio) joined Nowak as a First Team All-Conference award winner. Fields finished 11th overall and shot a 264.

* Hannah Johnson (FR/Morgantown, Ind.) finished eighth with a final score 262.

SIGNIFICANT STATS

* Nowak was tied for first with Hannah Scroggins of Midway after the first 27 holes. Nowak was 2 strokes ahead of tournament winner Lawler going into the final round of the tournament.

* IU East battled Asbury University for second place trailing the Eagles by one stroke going into the third round.

* It was a 63-stroke differential between IU East and fourth-place finisher IU Kokomo.

UP NEXT

This concludes the spring season for IU East women's golf.


IU EAST WOMEN

2. Breanna Nowak 84-80-82 - 246
8. Hannah Johnson 89-83-90 - 262
11. Lexie Fields 88-89-87 - 264
22. Megan Evans (JR/Bluffton, Ind.) 94-95-103 -292