Women's Golf Climbs to Seventh Heading Into Final Round at the Arizona Invitational
Feb. 20, 2001
TUCSON, Ariz. - The Arizona State women's golf team shot a seven-over 295 to move into seventh place after the second round of the Arizona Invitational being held Feb. 19-21 at the par 72, 6,119-yard Raven at Sabino Springs in Tucson.
The Sun Devils entered the day in a tie for 12th, but their 295, which is the team's second best round of the season, moved them up five spots to seventh with a two-day total of 608. Arizona leads the field with a two-day total of 583, while Duke (293), Texas (592), USC (594) and Stanford (599) round out the top five.
Individually, sophomore Melanie Hunt shot a career-low 69 on the day to move into a tied for 12th after two rounds (80-69=149). Freshman Jimin Kang is tied for 23rd (76-75=151), while senior Molly Cooper stands in a tie for 39th (75-78=153). Junior Lisa Meredith carded a one-over 73 to move into a tie for 46th (82-73=155) and sophomore Blair O'Neal is tied for 72nd at 162 in two rounds (83-79). Senior Michaela Friberg, who is playing as an individual, is 90th after two rounds (84-91=175).
Duke's Candy Hannemann leads the individual race with a four-under 140 (71-69) heading into the final round.
The Arizona Invitational wraps up Wednesday with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. Mountain Time.
Arizona Invitational - Round Two (Feb. 19-21)1. Arizona 293-290=5832. Duke 294-293=5873. Texas 303-289=5924. USC 295-299=5945. Stanford 298-301=5996. New Mexico State 302-300=6027. Arizona State 313-295=6088. Pepperdine 307-302=6099. Tulsa 311-300=61110. Washington 305-307=61211. New Mexico 313-303=61612. UCLA 311-307=61813. San Jose State 315-304=61914. California 304-320=62415. Oregon 325-303=62816. Nevada 315-319=634