Bronco Women's Golf Opens Season at Salbasgeon Suites Invitational

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What’s Happening The Boise State University women’s golf team travels to Corvallis, Ore., to compete in the Salbasgeon Suites Invitational.

The tournament will be held at the par-72, 6,271-yard Trysting Tree Golf Club. The tournament opens Monday with 36 holes, beginning with a shot-gun start at 9:00 a.m., and concludes with 18 holes Tuesday, with tee times starting at 7:30 a.m.

The Teams The field at the Salbasgeon Suites Invitational will feature 17 teams, including Boise State. Also competing are Colorado, Denver, Eastern Washington, Gonzaga, Idaho, Long Beach State, Nevada, Oregon, Oregon State, Portland, Portland State, UC Davis, UC Irvine, UC Riverside and Washington State.

The Players - The Boise State Women’s Golf team is led by returning seniors Katie Street and Lindsey Huebert.

Street is tied for third on the Bronco career list for top 25 finishes, and last season captured her first-career individual title at the Wolf Pack Invitational. Last season Street was also named the Western Athletic Conference Golfer of the Month for both Sept. and Oct., and earned second-team All-WAC honors.

Huebert finished in the top 20 in two tournaments last season including a tie for 14th at the WAC Championships.

Also competing in the Salbasgeon Suites Invitational are newcomers Iris Ocariza, Jana Mosesson and Nikki Olsen.

Olsen joins the Broncos from Lewis-Clark State College where she was named an NAIA All-American, finishing tied for 13th at the 2006 NAIA Nationals.

Mosesson, who also joins Boise State from the junior college ranks, captured two individual NAIA titles in 2006. She was named MVP for Lindenwood College in 2005.

Ocariza, who hails from Honolulu, Hawaii, was named MVP of her Moanalua High School team and finished sixth at State.

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