Kent State slips to 15th place at NCAA Women's Golf Championship

Updated 5/22/2003

May 22, 2003

The Kent State University women's golf team fired a third-round 307 at Kampen Course to finish 15th at the 2003 NCAA Championships today (May 22). The Golden Flashes shot rounds of 324-308-307=939 for the tournament, 38 strokes from first-place University of Southern California.

Sophomore Gabby Wedding (Wilmington, Ohio/Wilmington) shot an even par 72 and is tied for 25th with a 230 aggregate. Junior Martina Gillen (Dublin, Ireland/Maryfield College) tied for 60th after shooting rounds of 81-76-78=235 for the tournament. Senior Veronique Drouin (St. Agnes, Quebec/Davie {Fla.} Academy) tallied a 241 composite score during the third day, tying for 83. Freshman Becky Wood (Derbyshire, England/Glossopdale C.C.) and Katie Williams (Cambridge, Ontario/Galt Collegiate) are tied for 93rd place, carding a third round score of 79 and 78, respectively.

The final round of the 2003 NCAA Championships starts tomorrow (May 23) at 8 a.m. CST.

ROUND THREE RESULTS
1. Southern California 305-303-293 901
2. Pepperdine 315-298-295 908
3. Oklahoma State 309-302-301 912
4. Texas 317-310-290 917
5. Florida 313-307-298 918
6. Auburn 317-303-300 920
7. Ohio State 309-307-305 921
8. UCLA 314-314-296 924
9. Duke 318-314-294 926
10. Arizona 318-314-295 927
11. Purdue 316-309-304 929
12. Georgia 320-314-300 934
13. California 321-311-304 936
14. Vanderbilt 321-312-305 938
15. KENT STATE 324-308-309 939
16. Arizona State 320-311-309 940
17. North Carolina 321-317-304 942
18. Stanford 316-321-307 944
19. South Carolina 318-318-309 945
20. Tulsa 329-305-315 949
21. Florida State 329-318-306 953
22. Nebraska 320-333-314 967
23. Washington State 343-321-310 974
24. Wisconsin 340-316-323 979

INDIVIDUAL RESULTS
T1. M. Parmlid (USC) 77-73-70 220
T1. A. VanderLende (Fla.) 77-74-69 220
T25. Gabby Wedding 84-74-72 230
T60. Martina Gillen 81-76-78 235
T61. Veronique Drouin 79-80-82 241
T93. Becky Wood 80-84-79 243
T93. Katie Williams 87-78-78 243