HAYESVILLE, N.C. – Gardner-Webb lowered its final round score by eight strokes Tuesday and finished sixth at the 2016 WCU Bill Berg Invitational.
The Runnin' Bulldogs (308-308-300-916) finished two strokes behind fifth-place Marshall and five strokes in front of Wofford.
Eastern Kentucky won the title with a score of 889, 20 strokes ahead of host Western Carolina.
Julia Henderson led Gardner-Webb's charge, carding a six-over par to finish in a tie for third on the 5,876-yard course. Henderson (73-75-74-222) led the way with a 73 in the opening round.
Freshman Mim Sangkapong (82-78-80-240) finished in a tie for 45th.
Gardner-Webb will be back in action on October 30 and the Mercer Women's Invitational in Macon, Ga.