Husky Women's Golfers Finish 12th at Arizona Invitational
Feb. 26, 2002
Tucson, AZ - The Washington women's golf team finished 12th at the 18-team Arizona Invitational with a 54-hole score of 920. Duke won the team title with a score of 876 at The Raven Golf Club. Auburn and Arizona tied for second at 883.
Washington carded a 314 in the second round, which had to be completed Tuesday morning due to darkness during Monday's play. The Huskies fired a 308 during the final 18 holes of play Tuesday afternoon.
Washington was led by senior All-American Kelli Kamimura, who tied for 36th overall at 228. Kamimura shot 77 and 75 during her final two rounds. Arizona's Loren Ochoa won medalist honors with a 9-under 207. The victory was Ochoa's sixth consecutive tournament win. Tennessee's Tina Schneeberger was second overall at 4-under 212.
Louise Friberg was the Huskies second-best finisher, posting scores of 80 and 73 during the final 36 holes for a total of 229. She was 39th overall. Michelle Grafos placed 65th at 236 and Paige Mackenzie was 71st at 238. Lindsay Morgan, who led Washington after the first round with an opening score of 72, faded to 74th overall with rounds of 81 and 86 for a 239.
The Huskies return to action next week when they compete at the Spartan Invitational on March 4-6.
Arizona InvitationalThe Raven, Tucson, AZPar 72, 6,134 yards
1. Duke 876 2. Auburn 883 Arizona 883 4. Oklahoma State 888 5. Texas 893 Tennessee 893 7. Arizona State 897 8. Tulsa 899 9. Stanford 90710. UCLA 913 New Mexico St. 91312. Washington 92013. USC 92114. New Mexico 92915. San Jose State 93216. Pepperdine 93917. Oregon State 96918. SMU 996
1. Lorena Ochoa, Arizona 207 2. Tina Schneeberger, Tennessee 212 3. Janice Olivencia, Texas 216 4. Courtney Swaim, Auburn 218 5. Katherine Hull, Pepperdine 219 Christi Cano, Oklahoma State 219 V. Nirapathpongporn, Duke 219 Danielle Downey, Auburn 219 9. Linda Wessberg, Oklahoma St. 220 Yvonne Choe, UCLA 220 Suzie Fisher, Tulsa 220 N. Aazam-Zanganeh 220
36. Kelli Kamimura 79-77-75-22839. Louise Friberg 76-80-73-22965. Michelle Grafos 74-83-79-23671. Paige Mackenzie 81-76-81-23874. Lindsay Morgan 72-81-86-239
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