7:30 a.m., March 29)
Kletner-Alt wins first golf tournament of the season
native Kiersten Klekner-Alt won her first golf tournament
of the U.S. collegiate season last weekend, shooting a
two day total of 151 to take home first place honours
in the Arkansas-Fort Lions Classic.
Louis Riel grad and Camelot Golf and Country Club member
in her junior year at Newman University in Wichita, Kansas
where her yonger sister Marlies is a freshman.
transferred to the Catholic liberal arts school from Ganon
University in Erie, Pennsylvania last year after Marlier
was offered a full scholarship.
sisters last played together at École secondaire
publique Louis Riel in 2009.
her second fall season at Gannon, Kiersten placed eighth,
10th and 24th respectively. After transferring to Newman
last January she played in two tournaments placing 75th
her high school career, Kiersten was named to the 2010
All-Canadian Mizuno Team, ghe 2010-11 NGCA All-America
Scholar Team, and was a PSAC Scholar Athlete.
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