Huskies Finish Eighth at Liz Murphey Classic

March 26, 2006

Athens, Ga. - The 25th-ranked Washington women's golf team shot 20-over 308 in the final round at the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic. The Huskies finished the tournament at 65-over 929. Georgia, the tournament host, won the event at 39-over 903, two strokes ahead of Auburn.

UW junior Amber Prange fell back from a first-place tie to 18th after carding a final-round 81. Her three-round total of 13-over 229 led the Huskies. Florida State's Caroline Westrup earned medalist honors at the event, shooting 5-over 221

Husky seniors Paige Mackenzie and Sung Ea Lee both turned in team-low 2-over 74s on the afternoon, placing Mackenzie 21st at 15-over 231 and Lee 37th at 19-over 235. Amy Wang finished 56th in her first tournament of the spring, shooting a final-round 82 to total 241. Kim Shin's three-round total of 243 was good for 62nd after carding a 79 in round three.

The Huskies return to action March 31-April 2 at the PING/ASU Invitational in Tempe, Ariz.


Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic
University of Georgia Golf Course
Athens, GA
Par-72, 6,228 yards

Team Results
1. Georgia 301-302-300-903
2. Auburn 308-304-293-905
3. Wake Forest 298-310-302-910
4. Florida State 307-310-301-918
5. Kent State 311-305-307-923
6. South Carolina 317-309-301-927
7. Ohio State 314-307-307-928
8. Washington 312-309-308-929
9. Arkansas 324-309-301-934
10. Vanderbilt 305-310-320-935
11. Michigan State 316-313-307-936
12. Alabama 320-319-301-940
13. Mississippi St. 320-325-312-957
14. East Carolina 332-315-312-959
15. Furman 334-325-305-964
16. Oklahoma 319-328-320-967
17. Mississippi 324-333-315-972
18. Coastal Carolina 320-327-327-974

Top Individuals
1. Caroline Westrup, Florida St 77-73-71-221
2. Jenny Suh, Alabama 74-78-70-222
Amanda Goins, Wk. Forest 75-74-73-222
4. Maria Martinez, Auburn 76-76-71-223
Lene Krog, E Carolina 76-76-71-223
6. Whitney Wade, Georgia 80-71-73-224
Nicole Hage, Auburn 76-72-76-224
Chris Brady, Vanderbilt 75-73-76-224
Jackie Beers, Georgia 69-80-75-224
10. Taylor Leon, Georgia 75-75-75-225
Whitney Simons, S Carolina 76-75-74-225

Washington Results
18. Amber Prange 77-71-81-229
21. Paige Mackenzie 79-78-74-231
37. Sung Ea Lee 76-85-74-235
56. Amy Wang 83-76-82-241
62. Kim Shin 80-84-79-243



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