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Idaho colleges: Boise State women’s golfer wins first tournament of collegiate career

Sophomore Genevieve Ling shot a 1-under 71 in the final round to win the Cowgirl Classic on Tuesday. Ling, who finished at even-par 216, is the third straight Boise State player to at least share medalist honors at the tournament, joining Hayley Young in 2013 and Samantha Marin last year. She also is the 10th player in program history to win a tournament. The Broncos finished fifth in the 22-school event at 903 (+39), 15 strokes behind Nevada.

BSU MEN’S GOLF: The Broncos finished ninth among 18 teams in the Redhawk Invitational at the Chambers Bay Golf Club in University Place, Wash., site of this year’s U.S. Open. The Broncos were led by senior Ty Travis/Eagle High (76-73-77) and sophomore David Elliott/Cole Valley Christian High (76-73-77), who each finished tied for 27th.

BSU FOOTBALL: The Ottawa Redblacks (CFL) have signed defensive tackle Chase Baker to a free agent contract. The season starts in June.

BSU WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Deanna Weaver has made the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association honorable mention All-American team.

BSU SOFTBALL: The Broncos lost a Mountain West doubleheader at UNLV, 10-5 and 10-9. Boise State is 8-30 (0-8 in MW) and has lost 15 straight games.

BSU TRACK AND FIELD: Emma Bates and David Elliott are the Mountain West athletes of the week.

NORTHWEST NAZARENE WOMEN’S GOLF: The Crusaders (659, +83) finished 13th at the 19-team NCAA West Regional Preview in Rohnert Park, Calif.

COLLEGE OF IDAHO WOMEN’S TENNIS: The Coyotes defeated Treasure Valley CC 9-0 in Caldwell.

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