NDSU Women's Golf picked second in Summit League preseason poll
The North Dakota State University women's golf team was picked to finish tied for second in the 2018 Summit League Women's Golf Preseason Poll released Thursday, Jan. 18, by the league office.
NDSU senior golfer Natalie Roth was named to the league's "Golfers to Watch List" after leading the Bison in scoring average and capturing two tournament titles during the fall season.
Denver was tabbed the preseason favorite in the poll for the fifth straight season with 49 points, while Oral Roberts and the Bison tied for second with 38 points each.
South Dakota State (33), South Dakota (20), Western Illinois (19), Omaha (14) and Fort Wayne (8) rounded out the remainder of the poll.
2018 Summit League Women's Golf Preseason Poll
Team Points (First)
1 Denver 49 (7)
2 Oral Roberts 38 (1)
2 North Dakota State (38)
4 South Dakota State 33
5 South Dakota 20
6 Western Illinois 19
7 Omaha 14
8 Fort Wayne 8
2018 Players to Watch
Natalie Roth, North Dakota State
Allie Leingang, Western Illinois
Teresa Toscano, South Dakota State
Lexi Petersen, South Dakota
Megan Vetrovsky, Omaha
Sophie Newlove, Denver
Lauren Whyte, Denver
Madison Chesnutt, Fort Wayne
Rebecca Hnidka, Oral Roberts