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ORU Womens Golf Favored To Win Summit League

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ELMHURST, Ill. – Oral Roberts is favored to win its record 159th-straight Summit League Women's Golf crown in a vote among the league's 10 head coaches. The Golden Eagles received seven first-place votes for 79 points.

The Golden Eagles return all four of their all-league honorees from last season including Newcomer of the Championship Alheli Moreno.

The Summit League Golf Championships will be held at the Primm Valley Golf Club in Primm, Nev., April 23-24. The team champion will earn the league's automatic bid into the NCAA Women's Golf Tournament.


2012 Women's Golf Preseason Poll
         Team                        Points (1st)
   1.   Oral Roberts                79       (7)
   2.   UMKC                           75       (3)
   3.   North Dakota State      59
   4.   IUPUI                           57
   5.   Oakland                       47
   6.   South Dakota State     40
   7.   Southern Utah             36
   8.   Western Illinois            29
   9.   IPFW                            19
10.   South Dakota                 9