Women's Golf
Postillion Finishes Sixth at Cactus Tour Pro Event

 
Samantha Postillion posted a 218 (+2) to finish sixth.
Samantha Postillion posted a 218 (+2) to finish sixth.
 

June 6, 2013

Scottsdale, Ariz. - Illinois sophomore Samantha Postilion completed play at the Orange Tree Resort on June 5, 2013, in the 14th event of the 2013 Cactus Tour. Playing as an amateur, Postillion posted a 218 over three rounds to finish in a tie for sixth place.

Postillion was one of eight amateur golfers to compete at the Cactus Tour event, which is geared toward female professional golfers hoping to compete on the LPGA Tour. The sophomore posted a 71 in the first round to stand as one of just two golfers below par after day one, then finished the tournament with a 73 and a 74 to finish in a tie for sixth place with a 218 (+2). Only Tiffany Schoning (72-71-68=211) topped Postillion among those competing as amateurs, finishing second overall.

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1 GIULIA MOLINARO 69-68-69=206
2 TIFFANY SCHONING (a) 72-71-68=211
3 TIFFANY LUA 72-72-70=214
4 KATE MACHADO 72-74-70=216
5 JASI ACHARYA 72-72-73=217
T6 Samantha Postillion (a) 71-73-74=218
  CHRISTY YUN 75-69-74=218
8 JORDAN ONTIVEROS 73-75-73=221
T9 ARMANA CHRISTIANSON (a) 77-71-74=222
  MCKENZIE JACKSON 73-76-73=222
  COURTNEY MAHON 74-74-74=222
12 KELSEY KIPP 75-76-72=223
13 KAIRA MARTIN (a) 80-73-75=228
14 KYLEE DUEDE(a) 75-79-75=229
15 SADYE BUSBY (a) 79-78-74=231
16 ERICA DECHOWITZ (a) 83-80-80=243
17 GRACE BUSBY (a) 89-79-88=256
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