Spartans Antonia Malate and Kajsa Arewfjäll finished in the top-10 at the 2021 Mountain West Women’s Golf Championships. San José State finished third at the Mission Hills Country Club on Wednesday.

Malate finished tied for seventh at five-over 221. She shot a two-under 70 Wednesday and was the only player in the field of 45 to shoot under par in the final round. She started her day with six consecutive pars before finishing the front nine at bogey-par-birdie. Malate made a birdie on #10, made four more pars before finishing birdie-par-par.

Arwefjäll shot her best round of the tournament with a one-over 73 and tied for ninth at six-over 222. She was even par through her first nine holes, making seven pars, a bogey and a birdie (#8). Arwefjäll made one birdie on #16, to go with six pars and two bogeys over her final nine holes.

Louisa Carlbom recorded her best finish of the season as she tied for 15th at 11-over 227. She shot a five-over 77 in the final round, making a birdie on #9 and 12 pars during the round.

Jordyn Parr shot her third 76 of the championship and tied for 22nd at 12-over 228. She too birdied #9 and made 12 pars.

Jadan Gonzalez tied for 30th at 16-over 232 after shooting a seven-over 79 in the final round. She made birdies on #4 and #10 during her round.

The Spartans had their best round of the tournament with a 296 and moved up to third place in the team standings at 898. New Mexico made a surge in the final round to win the championship at 883, as San Diego State was second at 887.

Mountain West Championships

Mission Hills Country Club

6,270 yards, Par 72

Final Team Standings

1. New Mexico            300-293-5290-883      +19

2. San Diego State       284-298-305-887       +23

3. San José State        300-302-296-898        +34

4. Fresno State            297-296-309-902        +38

5. Nevada                    301-301-306-908        +44

6. UNLV                       300-304-310-914        +50

7. Colorado State        307-307-300-917        +53

8. Boise State              313-303-308-924        +60

9. Wyoming                318-306-304-928        +64

Final Individual Standings

1. Sara Kjellker, San Diego State*       69-73-75-217  +1

2. Lauren Lehigh, New Mexico           73-72-72-217  +1

*won on the third hole of a playoff

San José State Results

T7. Antonia Malate     76-75-70-221  +5

T9. Kajsa Arwefjäll      74-75-73-222  +6

T15. Louisa Carlbom   74-76-77-227  +11

T22. Jordyn Parr          76-76-76-228  +12

T30. Jadan Gonzalez   77-76-79-232  +16

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