KSU's Dowler Named Golfer of the Week

Updated 3/15/2002

March 15, 2002

MAC Women's Golfer of the Week

Jan Dowling Kent State Senior Bradford, Ontario

Dowling tied for 10th place at the Central District Invitational in Parrish, Fla. on Feb. 25-26. She shot rounds of 78-73-73 for a total of 224 to lead Kent State to a 10th-place team finish in a tournament that included Ohio State, Michigan State, Texas Christian, Oklahoma and Baylor. Dowling opened the spring season with a score of 156 (78-78) to tie for eighth place at the Lady Aztec Invitational. Kent State finished third (319-314--633) as a team behind Colorado State (308-318--626) and Washington (322-306--628) and ahead of Michigan (324-319--643).

Coming up in MAC Women's Golf

march 14-15 BSU, BGSU at NIU Snowbird Intercollegiate Pebblecreek Golf & CC, Tampa, Fla.

19-20 KSU at Rainbow Invitational Kaneotte Golf Course, Honolulu, Hawaii

25-26 BSU at Butler University Spring Invitational Prestwick CC, Avon, Ind.

28-29 KSU, OH at Baylor-Tapatio Spring Shootout Tapatio Springs Resort and CC, Boerne, Texas

30-31 EMU, WMU at William & Mary Spring Invitational Ford's Colony CC, Williamsburg, Va.

This Spring in MAC Women's Golf

MARCH 11-12 spalding/Peggy Kirk bell Invitational--12 teams Tuscawilla, CC, W. Springs, Fla. Par 72 6012 1. N.C. State 308-293--601 2. Miami (Fla.) 305-305--610 3. Arkansas State 308-306--614 4. Florida Southern 310-305--615 5. Rollins College 314-318--632 9. Eastern Michigan 325-331--656 Top MAC Individuals T17. Allison Beam, NIU 74-82--156

11-12 sam houston invitational--18 teams Waterwood National Resort, Huntsville, Texas Par 72 5983 Yards 1. Arkansas-Little Rock 318-317-331--966 2. Nebraska 319-315-337--971 3. Nevada 317-319-341--977 4. Sam Houston State 326-320-335--981 5. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 326-315-341--982 13. Eastern Michigan 329-321-347--997 Top MAC Individuals T15. Kelly Pickett, EMU 81-76-78--243 T22. Kristina Reel, EMU 80-80-87--247

8-9 NIU Springlake invitational--11 teams Springlake GC, Sebring, Fla. Par 72 5966 Yards 1. Lynn 318-307--625 2. William & Mary 318-309--627 3. Ohio 323-314--637 4. Boston College 321-320--641 5. Western Michigan 325-317--642 6. Northern Illinois 326-329--655 Top MAC Individuals 6. Cari Mozingo, OH 80-77--157 T10. Tara Hawkins, NIU 77-83--160 Allison Beam, NIU 81-79--160 Megan Dunigan, WMU 82-78--160

4-5 Lady MOC Classic--17 teams Imperial Lakes CC, Lakeland, Fla. Par 72 5923 Yards 1. N.C. State 310-317-300--927 2. Miami (Fla.) 310-316-302--928 3. Wisconsin 311-318-309--938 4. James Madison 314-310-315--939 5. Florida Southern 311-320-316--947 13. Eastern Michigan 335-334-337--1006 Top MAC Individuals T32. Kelly Pickett, EMU 81-82-81--244 T44. Devon Beveridge, EMU 80-84-84--248

4-5 Verizon "mo" morial--18 teams Briarcrest CC, Bryan, Texas Par 72 6100 Yards 1. Ohio State 307-309--616 2. Michigan State 317-313--630 3. Texas Christian 315-318--633 4. Oklahoma 324-314--638 5. Baylor 324-316--640 10. Kent State Top MAC Individuals T22. Veronique Drouin, KSU 81-79--160 T25. Martina Gillen, KSU 79-82--161

FEBRUARY 25-26 Central District Invitational--18 teams River Wilderness CC, Parrish, Fla. Par 72 6109 Yards 1. Michigan State 296-292-296--884 2. Ohio State 301-297-297--895 Purdue 302-292-301--895 4. Michigan 303-301-299--903 5. Oklahoma 303-299-302--904 T6. Kent State 310-300-300--910 Top MAC Individuals T10. Jan Dowling, KSU 78-73-73--224 T23. Veronique Drouin, KSU 81-73-73--227

17-18 Lady Aztec Invitational--20 teams Lake San Marcos CC, Lake San Marcos, Calif. Par 72 6078 Yards 1. Colorado State 308-318--626 2. Washington 322-306--628 3. Kent State 319-314--633 4. Michigan 324-319--643 5. UC-Irvine 321-324--645 Top MAC Individuals T8. Jan Dowling, KSU 78-78--156 T14. Leigh Ann Griffin, KSU 81-78--159 Martina Gillen, KSU 78-81--159 T19. Veronique Drouin, KSU 83-77--160

2002 Women's MAC Rankings (listed by average)

Player Yr. School Strokes Rounds Ave. L. Round
Martina Gillen So. KSU 1338 18 74.33 67
Jan Dowling Sr. KSU 1353 18 75.17 69
Veronique Drouin Jr. KSU 1386 18 77.00 71
Kim Kaye Sr. KSU 623 8 77.88 74
Heather Dobbin Sr. KSU 1013 13 77.92 68
Leigh Ann Griffin Sr. KSU 1264 16 79.00 72
Gabrielle Wedding Fr. KSU 397 5 79.40 73
Allison Beam Sr. NIU 1206 15 80.40
Kelly Pickett So. EMU 1132 14 80.86 76
Erica Bieniek Jr. WMU 1132 14 80.86 71
Tara Hawkins Sr. NIU 1235 15 82.33
Kristina Reel So. EMU 1153 14 82.36 78
Natalie Dallas Fr. BSU 906 11 82.36
Katie Yoder Jr. WMU 1156 14 82.57 78
Megan Dunigan Jr. WMU 1174 14 83.86 76
Lisa Robertson So. BSU 925 11 84.09
Nikki Chamberlin Jr. WMU 1178 14 84.14 79
Devon Beveridge Sr. EMU 1186 14 84.71 80
Shannon Ivie Sr. WMU 593 7 84.71 81
Michelle Hupfer Sr. NIU 1271 15 84.73
Amanda Mapley Jr. NIU 1102 13 84.77
Jennifer LaRocco Sr. EMU 1188 14 84.86 81
Janelle Warrick Jr. NIU 1281 15 85.40
Sara Padgett So. BSU 947 11 86.09
Kristen Smith Sr. WMU 173 2 86.50 86
Brooke Hulsbrink Jr. WMU 433 5 86.60 83
Laura Adkins So. BSU 959 11 87.18
Rachel Stoner So. EMU 877 10 87.70 81
Hattie Pavlechko Jr. BSU 354 4 88.50
Stacy Lods So. BSU 621 7 88.71
Lindsey McEwin Fr. EMU 1249 14 89.21 82
Vanessa Weimer Fr. BSU 182 2 91.00
Lindsey LaRocco Fr. BSU 182 2 91.00
Tracy Myers Sr. BSU 639 7 91.29

Note: Bowling Green, Ohio and Toledo did not submit averages.