Women's Golf in Seventh After First Day at Entrada Classic
March 22, 2010
ST. GEORGE, Utah -
The Oregon State women's golf team finished the first day of competition at the Entrada Classic in seventh place. Sophomore Whitney French shot a 1-under par 71 in the second round to lead the Beavers in the afternoon round.
After the first round the Beavers were in 10th place after combining for a 26-over 314 in the opening round. But the Beavers came back in the afternoon cutting seven strokes to finish the day at 45-over 621.
After emphasizing and preparing for the toll of playing 36 holes in a single day leading up to the tournament, the effort paid off with four of OSU's five golfers shooting lower scores in the afternoon than the morning. French, who posted an 8-over 80 in the first 18 holes, turned it around in the afternoon to record a 1-under 71 for a two-round total of (80-71) 151 to finish the day tied for 12th.
Senior Brittany Stewart was the Beavers' bright spot during the opening round, tallying a pair of birdies on the first nine holes and, posting a 2-over 74 to get the day started.
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1. San Diego State (295- 296) 591; 2. Louisville (294-305) 599; 3. Colorado State (308-297) 605; 4. Nebraska (306-306) 612; 5. BYU (308-308) 616; 6. Colorado (316-304) 620; 7. Oregon State (314-307) 621; 8. New Mexico State (305-318) 623; 9. North Texas (311-316) 627; 10. Wyoming (305-327) 632; 11. Oklahoma State (312-327) 639; 12. Southern Utah (316-329) 645; 13. Weber State (333-336) 669.
1. Maggie Yuan, BYU - (64-74) 138; 2. Daphne Parker, Louisville - (72-69) 141; 3. Malin Enarsson, San Diego State - (71-73) 144; 4. Caroline Hedwall, Oklahoma State - (66-80) 146; 5. Stephanie Arcala, San Diego State - (73-74) 147.
OREGON STATE INDIVIDUAL SCORES
t12. Whitney French - (80-71) 151; t23. Lauren Archer - (79-76) 155; t38. Chelsey Lind - (81-78) 159; t45. Brittany Stewart - (74-87) 161; t.54. Elyse Okada - (83-82) 165.
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