McCulley teed off from 136 yards with an 8-iron on the par-3 third hole.
Trolio became the school’s first Division I signee since golfer Hunter Atkins signed to Southern Miss in 2016.
As an outside and right-side hitter at Lipscomb, Myrick had 177 kills and 84 digs in 29 matches in her freshman season last year.
The accomplishment wasn’t the first — nor even the first at Elm Lake — for the Trojans’ head coach.
Shortened freshman season offers glimpse at who Mississippi State golfer Ashley Gilliam could be — and who she already is
Gilliam closed out her abridged first year of college by finishing in the top 10 in four straight tournaments and helping the Bulldogs finish their season with a win.
This season, Gilliam set Mississippi State’s program record for stroke average at 70.61, which ranked sixth in Division I and second in the Southeastern Conference.
Freshman Zach Riley shot an 8-over-par 152 between the two rounds to lead MUW and tie for 31st place. Fourteen schools competed at the event.
She shot a program record-tying 13-under par in the Westbrook Invitational in Arizona over the weekend, tying for second individually and helping the Bulldogs capture the team title.
The Directors Cup standings are based on results from national championships in golf, volleyball, soccer and cross country as well as 2019 National Convention attendance and sports offering.
New Hope High School senior Logan Pannell never thought he would end up playing college golf.