HUTCHINSON — The Bethany College Women's Golf team entered two individuals in the Sterling Invitational, which began Monday and wraps up today.
Arianna Bryant led the Swedes by shooting an opening-round 88. She is tied with Alyssa Richardson of Southwestern College. On the front nine, Bryant shot a 47 and finished the round with a 41 on the back. She is only five shots from being in the top three, and 11 shots off the lead.
Morgan Nelson is also in the Top 20 for Bethany College after shooting a 97 on the first day. She opened the day by shooting a 51 on the front nine. Nelson finished strong with a 46-shot back nine.
"Both of our girls played better today which is what we want," Bethany coach Jon Daniels said. "They put in the work every day and I hope tomorrow they continue to show their improvements."