Clark earns her second spot in U.S. Women’s Amateur

first_imgFacebook Twitter TCU places second in the National Student Advertising Competition, the highest in school history Twitter Previous articleWymer joins USA Baseball National TeamNext articleFive football players on award watch lists for upcoming season Garrett Podell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Garrett Podell Garrett Podell Garrett Podell ReddIt Garrett is a Journalism and Sports Broadcasting double major. He is the Managing Editor for TCU360, and his passions are God, family, friends, sports, and great food. + posts The College of Science and Engineering Dean, Phil Hartman, retires after 40 consecutive years Linkedin Boschini: ‘None of the talk matters because Jamie Dixon is staying’center_img Boschini talks: construction, parking, tuition, enrollment, DEI, a student trustee Listen: The Podell and Pickell Show with L.J. Collier World Oceans Day shines spotlight on marine plastic pollution Men’s basketball scores season-low in NIT semifinals loss to Texas Facebook printTCU women’s golfer Annika Clark qualified for a spot in the 2017 U.S. Women’s Amateur Golf Tournament at a qualifying tournament Monday in Flower Mound, Texas. She has now qualified for the tournament for the second year in a row.She finished tied for first at Bridlewood Golf Club with a 3-under-par 69. The rising junior and Highlands, Texas native recorded consecutive birdies on the fifth and sixth holes. Clark also birdied the sixteenth and eighteenth holes.“I am really honored to have qualified with such a competitive field,” Clark said. “Having seven people shoot three under to get in is something I’ve never seen before.”Clark’s family and friends, especially one of her parents, played a role in her successful outing at Bridlewood.“I was really lucky to have my dad as my caddy and to have a few supporters come out to watch,” Clark said. “My dad and I worked well together, which led to some great pars and birdies.” “I’ll now be working all summer to get even better for San Diego,” Clark said.The 2017 U.S. Women’s Amateur will be held Aug. 7-13 in San Diego, Calif.Clark’s 74.6 career stroke average ranks No. 1 in TCU history for players who completed two years in the program. Linkedin Annika Clark tees off at the Golfweek Conference Challenge. (Photo courtesy of TCU 360) Garrett Podell Garrett Podell ReddItlast_img read more

Cargo Ship Carrying Broken Glass Refloated at Margate

first_imgA cargo vessel was refloated after it dragged anchor and ran aground off the Kent coast, the UK, on October 8, the country’s Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) informed.The incident occurred near Margate Harbour between 30 and 50 meters from shore at around 3:00 a.m. local time.At 2.20 p.m. the same day, the agency reported that the 2,400 dwt Islay Trader was refloated at high water with the aid of a tug, and towed to deeper water.“The vessel will now conduct a survey to assess its suitability for onward passage to Belgium, where it will offload its cargo and then enter a dry dock in order to conduct a full inspection,” MCA said in a statement.The Barbados-flagged, 75-meter-long general cargo vessel is operated by Faversham Ships, according to data provided by VesselsValue. With six crew on board, the 1992-built vessel has been carrying a cargo of broken glass.As explained, there is no pollution or damage to fuel tanks, and the risk of pollution is assessed to be very low.last_img read more