Cal Tied for 11th After 1st Round of Edean Ihlanfeldt Invite
Oct. 4, 2004
SAMMAMISH, Wash. - No. 22 California is tied for 11th with Long Beach State Monday after the first round of the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational at the Sahalee Country Club. The Golden Bears carded a score of 320.
Oklahoma State is first at 296, followed by Pepperdine (298), Oregon (300), USC (304) and Stanford (308).
Cal began on the back nine and showed some improvement on the front nine. Senior Claire Dury leads Cal in a tie for 15th with a 76, including a birdie on the par-4 third hole. Junior Sophia Sheridan, who sank birdies on holes 16 and 18, is tied for 25th after shooting a 78.
Junior Sofie Andersson, who was playing in the No. 1 spot for the Bears, had a tough day on the links with an 83 (T53rd). Freshman Jen Sanders fired the same score to round out Cal's scoring for the day.
Oklahoma State's Karin Sjodin, the 2004 NCAA runner-up to Cal's Sarah Huarte, leads the pack with a 70. Three golfers are three shots back at 73.
Second-round tee times begin at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday. The third and final round tees off at 8 a.m. Wednesday.
Edean Ihlanfeldt InvitationalSahalee Country ClubPar 72, 6192 yardsFirst of three rounds.
Team Scores (14): 1. Oklahoma State 296, 2. Pepperdine 298, 3. Oregon 300, 4. USC 304, 5. Stanford 308, 6t. Washington 310, 6t. Washington State 310, 8. BYU 314, 9t. UNLV 318, 9t. San Francisco 318, 11t. California 320, 11t. Long Beach State 320, 13. Oregon State 334, 14. Stirling (Scotland) 344.
Top Five Individual Scores (71): 1. Karin Sjodin (Oklahoma State) 70, 2t. Johnna Nealy (Oregon) 73, 2t. Jenni Tangtiphaiboontana (Stanford) 73, 2t. Eileen Vargas (Pepperdine) 73, 5t. four athletes tied at 74.