Former Women Of Troy Golfer Linda Ishii Wins Lincoln Futures Golf Classic
July 24, 2002
Avon, Conn. - Former USC golfer Linda Ishii shot a five-under-par 208 to win the 2002 Lincoln Futures Classic held at Blue Fox Run Golf Course on July 19-21.
It was the second victory of the season for Ishii, 25. She won the Isleta Casino & Resort Classic in Albuquerque in early May.
Ishii shot 71 in the first round, 67 in the second round and 70 in the final round to finish one stroke ahead of Nicole Materne.
Ishii, who graduated from USC in 2000, collected $8,400 for her victory.
As a Futures Tour rookie last year, Ishii had four top-10 finishes and made 16 of 19 cuts. She has topped that in 2002, making all 13 cuts and earning three top-10 finishes. Ishii has made $25,591 this year.