Mid-American Conference Women's Golf Release

Updated 4/10/2001
For Release--April 13

Pepsi Women’s Golfer of the Week

Martina Grillen Kent State Freshman Dublin, Ireland

Grillen finished in second place with rounds of 77-73-75 (225) at the Indiana Invitational. She led the Golden Flashes to a second-place team finishe (312-317-304--933).

Past Golfers of the Week

April 3 Veronique Drouin, KSU (So., St. Agnes, Quebec) Drouin tied for first place at the Baylor/Iowa San Antonio Shootout March 26-27. She shot rounds of 71-75 (146) to lead Kent State to a second-place team finish (309-305--614).

March 27 Candace Artz, Ohio (Jr., Stow, Ohio) Juliee Sovesky, Ohio (Sr., New Castle, Pa.) Artz and Sovesky tied for fifth place at the Saluki Invitational March 25-26. Artz shot rounds of 77-78 (155), while Sovesky came from behind with scores of 81-74 (155). Ohio finished second at the event with a score of 640 (323-317).

March 20 Martina Gillen, KSU (Fr., Dublin, Ireland) Gillen tied for first place at the Spalding/Peggy Kirk Bell Invitational March 12. She shot a round of 72, leading Kent State to a tie for third place (310).

March 13 Martina Gillen, KSU (Fr., Dublin, Ireland) Gillen tied for fourth at the Green Wave Women’s Golf Classic March 5-6. She shot 77-77-75--229 to lead Kent State to a fourth-place finish (317-315-317--946) as a team.

March 6 Veronique Drouin, KSU (So., St. Agnes, Quebec) Drouin opened the spring season with a tie for fifth place at the Lady Aztec Spring Invitational Feb. 12-13. She shot a round of 77. The Golden Flashes tied for third place (317) as a team, behind frontrunners Brigham Young (311) and Michigan (311).

Coming up in MAC Women’s Golf

April
12-13 WMU at Illini Spring Classic (Illinois) Stone Creek G.C., Urbana, Ill.

BSU, UT at EKU Lady Colonel Classic (Eastern Kentucky) Arlington G.C., Richmond, Ky.

14-15 EMU at Hawkeye Invitational (Iowa) Finkbine G.C., Iowa City, Iowa

21-22 EMU, KSU, UT at Lady Buckeye Spring Inv. (Ohio State) OSU Scarlett G.C., Columbus, Ohio

26-29 Mid-American Conference Women’s Golf Championship Walden Ponds, Hamilton, Ohio This Spring in MAC Women’s Golf

April
8-9 bronco invitational--12 teams
The Moors G.C., Portage, Mich.
Par 73 5936 Yards
1. Eastern Michigan 317-322--639
2. Bowling Green 341-315--658
3. Western Michigan 336-326--662
4. Ferris State 331-338--669
5. Eastern Illinois 349-321--670
7. Northern Illinois 347-333--680
11. Ball State 361-354--715
Top MAC Individuals
2. Andrea Schaffer, EMU 77-78--155
3. Jenny Schnipke, BGSU 83-74--157
T4. Allison Beam, NIU 82-77--159
T6. Devon Beveridge, EMU 77-83--160
Shelley Binzel, BGSU 83-77--160
T9. Erica Bienick, WMU 83-79--162
Kelly Pickett, EMU 79-83--162

7-8 Indiana invitational--15 teams
Indiana University G.C., Bloomington, Ind.
Par 74 6134 Yards
1. Michigan State 314-313-295--922
2. Kent State 312-317-304--933
3. Northwestern 317-318-304--939
4. Ohio State 316-312-312--940
5. Indiana 309-319-315--943
11. Ohio 330-328-327--985
Top MAC Individuals
2. Martina Gillen, KSU 77-73-75--225
T7. Jan Dowling, KSU 76-79-76--231

2-3 Lady bulldog/lady jaguar inv.--16 teams
Coffin G.C., Indianapolis, Ind.
Par 71 5833 Yards
1. Butler 332-338--670
2. Western Kentucky 334-345--679
3. Xavier 334-349--683
4. Dayton 341-343--684
5. Lindenwood 333-354--687
10. Ball State 376-348--724
Top MAC Individuals
16. Tracy Myers, BSU 94-78--172

31-1 William & mary invitational
Ford’s C.C., Williamsburg, Va.
Par 71 5821 Yards
1. Notre Dame 312-314--626
2. William & Mary 316-315--631
3. Elon College 312-320--632
4. East Tennessee State 318-319--637
5. Methodist 328-313--641
13. Western Michigan 338-338--676
Top MAC Individuals
T38. Katie Yoder, WMU 86-80--166 31-1 Laker Spring Invitational--6 teams
The Meadows, Allendale, Mich.
Par 73 5845 Yards
1. Bowling Green 323-327--650
2. Ferris State 333-335--668
3. Oakland 341-357--698
4. Grand Valley State 357-361--718
5. Baldwin Wallace 363-383--746
Top MAC Individuals
2. Shelley Binzel, BGSU 83-77--160
T3. Jenny Schnipke, BGSU 80-81--161
6. Julie Wise, BGSU 77-88--165
T9. Stephanie Elsea, BGSU 83-90--173
T20. Kari Evans, BGSU 90-94--184

MARCH 26-27 Baylor/iowa san antonio shootout--11 teams
Pecan Valley, San Antonio, Texas
Par 72 5925 Yards
1. Indiana 308-300--608
2. Kent State 309-305--614
3. Missouri 304-315--619
4. Wisconsin 302-318--620
5. Baylor 315-314--629
Top MAC Individuals
T1. Veronique Drouin, KSU 71-75--146
T7. Jan Dowling, KSU 79-74--153
T10. Heather Dobbins, KSU 77-77--154

25-26 Saluki invitational--14 teams
Hickory Ridge G.C., Carbondale, Ill.
1. Bradley 321-313--634
2. Ohio 323-317--640
3. Southern Illinois 318-324--642
4. Northern Iowa 338-310--648
5. Eastern Michigan 339-322--661
Top MAC Individuals
T5. Candace Artz, OH 77-78--155
Julee Sovesky, OH 81-74--155
T9. Aimee Fronczak, OH 84-76--160
Kelly Pickett, EMU 81-79--160
T14. Ashley McCall, OH 82-80--162
T16. Andrea Schaffer, EMU 87-77--164
15-16 NIU snowbird intercollegiate--17 teams
Pebblecreek Golf & C.C., Tampa Fla.
Par 72 5940 Yards
1. Arkansas State 305-318--623
2. Southern Illinois 313-320--633
3. Idaho 325-310--635
4. Illinois 324-314--638
5. Toledo 321-318--639
11. Northern Illinois 334-328--662
T12. Bowling Green 333-338--671
Top MAC Individuals
T12. Angie Kephart, UT 80-78--158
T15. Katie Schmidt, UT 83-76--159
T17. Keli Higgins, UT 80-80--160

13-14 North/south women’s collegiate
Jacksonville Beach G.C., Jacksonville, Fla.
Par 72 5804 Yards
1. Tennessee Tech 319-311--630
2. Eastern Kentucky 315-319--634
3. Bethune-Cookman 317-319--636
4. Jackson State 320-327--647
5. New Mexico State 324-326--650
6. Western Michigan 324-327--651
Top MAC Individuals
T13. Brooke Hulsbrook, WMU 78-81--159
Katie Yoder, WMU 77-82--159
12 Spalding/peggy kirk bell inv--15 teams
Tuscawilla C.C., W. Springs, Fla.
Par 72 6031 yards
1. Michigan State 306
2. Indiana 307
3. Kent State 310
Arkansas State 310
Florida International 310
9. Northern Illinois 328
Top MAC Individuals
T1. Martina Gillen, KSU 72
T11. Heather Dobbin, KSU 77
T17. Jamie Kinkead, KSU 79
Veronique Drouin, KSU 79
8-9 NIU Springlake invitational--16 teams
Springlake C.C., Sebring, Fla.
Par 72 5966 yards
1. Campbell 306-299--596
2. James Madison 309-302--611
3. William & Mary 322-301--623
4. Eastern Michigan 316-308--624
5. Ohio 316-310--626
12. Northern Illinois 332-330--662
13. Ball State 342-326--668
Top MAC Individuals
T11. Jenny LaRocco, EMU 77-78--155
T13. Andrea Schaffer, EMU 79-77--156
Julee Sovesky, OH 80-76--156
Devon Beveridge, EMU 81-75--156
T20. Kelly Pickett, EMU 79-78--157
5-6 Green Wave Women’s Golf classic--15 teams
Lakewood C.C., New Orleans
Par 73 6025 Yards
1. Tennessee 306-310-305--921
2. Vanderbilt 307-317-318--942
3. Tulane 319-310-317--946
4. Kent State 317-315-317--946
5. Louisville 319-315-318--952

Top MAC Individuals T4. Martina Gillen, KSU 77-77-75--229
T12. Jan Dowling, KSU 74-78-83--235
T20. Heather Dobbin, KSU 81-80-78--239
4-5 Bradford Creek Spring Inv.--20 teams
Ironwood Par 72 6093 Yards
1. Colorado State 301-319--620
2. UNC Wilmington 315-311--626
3. James Madison 314-313--627
4. East Carolina 310-325--635
5. Coastal Carolina 310-325--635
15. Toledo 332-329--661
T16. Western Michigan 329-335--664
Top MAC Individuals
T13. Sara Boogaard, UT 78-79--157 February
23-25 Midwest classic--18 teams
Hyatt Bear Creek G.C., Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas Par 72 5838 Yards
1. Oklahoma State 295-308-303--906
2. Ohio State 302-309-303--914
3. Oklahoma 299-309-316--924
4. Baylor 308-317-301--926
5. Missouri 306-309-312--927
8. Kent State 312-317-309--938
Top MAC Individuals
T9. Martina Gillen, KSU 73-77-78--228
T12. Jan Dowling, KSU 76-76-77--229
12-13 Lady Aztec Spring Inv.--17 teams
Barona Creek, Lakeside, Calif.
Par 72 6140 Yards
1. Brigham Young 311
Michigan 311
3. Kent State 317
4. CSU-Northridge 320
5. Illinois 322
Top MAC Individuals
T5. Veronique Drouin, KSU 77
MAC in the Golfstat Rating
(Top-100 as of April 2)
Team Individual
30. Kent State 79. Martina Gillen, KSU
MAC in the Mastercard Collegiate Rankings
(Top-50 as of April 4)
Team Individual
24. Kent State 72. martina Gillen, KSU