Stanford Women Take Fifth At NCAA Championships
May 25, 2007
Daytona Beach, Fla. - The Stanford women's golf team shot their best round of the tournament on the final day of competition at the 2007 NCAA Championships in Daytona Beach, Fla. The Cardinal shot a six over 294 this afternoon to finish fifth overall with a four-round total of 45 over 1,197. Stanford's top five finish is its first since 2000 when they took second. Duke won their third consecutive championship turning in an 18 over 1,170 on the Legends course at LPGA International.
Purdue finished second (1185) while UCLA took third (1186). Rounding out the top five were Southern California (1196) and Stanford (1197).
Arkansas' Stacy Lewis, playing as an individual, claimed medalist honors after shooting the low round of the tournament, a 6-under 66, to post a four-shot victory over Purdue's Christel Boeljon and USC's Paola Moreno. Both players finished at 2-under par 286.
Leading the Cardinal charge was senior Lauren Todd who capped a successful four years on The Farm with a top 10 individual finish at nationals. Todd carded an eight over 296 (70-74-76-76) to tie for ninth place overall.
Junior Mari Chun recorded a top 20 finish, tying for 17th on the individual leaderboard with an 11 over 299 (76-78-71-74). Senior Jennifer Tangtiphaiboontana tied for 26th in her final collegiate tournament, recording a 13 over 301 (77-72-77-75).
Freshman Angela King turned in her low round of the tournament today, firing a one under 71. King tied for 60th in her first NCAA appearance with a 20 over 308 (80-77-80-71). Fellow frosh Catherina Wang tied for 81st with a 25 over 313 (76-77-86-74).
Complete results are available at www.golfstat.com.
NCAA Women's Golf Championships
LPGA International Legends Course
Par 72, 6351 Yards
Friday's Final Results
1. Duke 300-287-293-290=1170
2. Purdue 303-294-291-297=1185
3. UCLA 303-291-299-293=1186
4. Southern Cal 295-306-304-291=1196
5. Stanford 299-300-304-294=1197
6. Vanderbilt 303-304-298-297=1200
7. Pepperdine 306-299-300-297=1202
8. Georgia 303-299-300-303=1205
9. TCU 307-299-300-306=1212
10. Auburn 309-304-300-300=1213
11. Louisville 297-306-307-304=1214
12. Wake Forest 306-300-306-305=1217
13. Arizona State 307-298-311-305=1221
t14. Arizona 304-314-298-310=1226
t14. Oklahoma State 312-299-310-305=1226
16. Michigan State 310-307-312-303=1232
t17. BYU 309-306-315-306=1236
t17. Tennessee 311-313-308-304=236
19. UC Irvine 303-314-316-308=1241
20. Denver 302-324-311-307=1244
21. North Carolina 297-321-311-319=1248
22. New Mexico 305-314-320-315=1254
23. Alabama 314-319-319-311=1263
24. Indiana 320-318-323-310=1271
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