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BROUSSARD, La. (UCA) -- The University of Central Arkansas women's golf team opened their spring season with an eighth-place finish at the LeTriomphe Collegiate Invitational on Tuesday at LeTriomphe Golf and Country Club.

UCA was led by senior Julia Roth, who finished fifth, shooting 78-76-77 for a 15-over 231. As a team, UCA shot 970.

Lamar won the tournament with a 930 score, followed by Xavier (943), McNeese State (950), Houston Baptist (957), Toledo (966), Sam Houston State and Florida Gulf Coast (967), UCA, South Alabama (975), Stephen F. Austin (992), McClennan CC (995), Chicago State and USC Upstate (1,009), Shorter University (1,024), UT Pan American (1,029) and Centenary (1,053).

UCA's Sarah Brown finished tied for 23rd at 84-79-78_241. Carly Dear tied for 32nd, shooting 80-86-79_245. Malin Senneryd shot 82-84-87_253 and tied for 52nd place, while Frida Svensson was 85th at 94-101-101_296.

UCA will play next in the Islander Classic in Corpus Christi, Texas, on Feb. 25-26.

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