AMARILLO, Texas – No. 3 Tarleton claimed its fifth West Region title on Tuesday at Tascosa Country Club in Amarillo while senior Carla Cooper won the individual title.

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The TexAnns shot a 313 on the third day of competition to finish the three-round championship event with a 923 – 16 strokes ahead of St. Edward’s (939). Tarleton shot a 307 on Sunday and a 303 on Monday.

Cooper won the individual title by five strokes with a 222 (73-73-76). Jacqueline Lau and Melanie Tham tied for ninth with a 236 each. Lau shot an 80-81-75 while Tham shot 76-79-81. Katy Ward finished at No. 16 with a 237 (78-76-83) and Sharon Lau tied at No. 21 with a 240 (84-75-81).

Western Washington finished third with a 943 while Central Oklahoma (951), Grand Canyon (954), Cal State-Monterey Bay (956), Northeastern State (970), Nebraska-Omaha (972) and Sonoma State (984) rounded out the field of competition.

Tarleton has now won eight of its 11 events this season, including the first four tournaments of the year and the last three as well. Cooper, the No. 1-ranked player in Division II, was the top-ranked golfer in Division II heading into the final round Tuesday. She has now won six individual titles this season.

Pos. Team Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Total
1 Tarleton State 307 303 313 923
2 St. Edward's 318 309 312 939
3 Western Washington 320 305 318 943
4 Central Oklahoma 321 308 322 951
5 Grand Canyon 321 314 319 954
6 CSU-Monterey Bay 318 320 318 956
7 Northeastern St 325 316 329 970
8 Nebraska-Omaha 333 318 321 972
9 Sonoma State 327 331 326 984