Women's Golf Sixth, Kang Second at Stanford/Pepsi Intercollegiate
Oct. 22, 2001
PALO ALTO, Calif. - Sophomore Jimin Kang finished second and the Arizona State women's golf team took sixth as the Sun Devils wrapped up their fall season at the Stanford/Pepsi Intercollegiate, held Oct. 19-21 at the par 72, 6,154-yard Stanford Golf Course.
Kang finished at 10-under 206 (65-69-72) to finish second, three strokes behind individual medalist Stacy Prammanasudh of Tulsa. Kang tied the school record for the lowest round in school history with a seven-under par 65 in the first round. Two weeks ago, she won her first career tournament at the New Mexico State Intercollegiate. She finished the fall with a 70.38 stroke average, and five of her last six rounds have been below par.
As a team, the 10th-ranked Sun Devils finished sixth with a 22-over par total of 886 for the three rounds. Tulsa won the Stanford/Pepsi Intercollegiate with a three-day total of nine-under 855, while USC (872), Vanderbilt (872) Washington (874) and UCLA (875) rounded out the top five.
For the Sun Devils, junior Gaï¿½lle Truet was the next highest finisher, shooting a career-low 69 on Sunday to end up in a tie for 21st at 221 (73-79-69). Junior Blair O'Neal finished in a tie for 27th at 223 (75-71-77), while freshman Erin Tone tied for 65th at 236 (81-80-75). Freshman Josefin Gustafsson withdrew from the tournament.
ASU does not return to action until the spring when the team travels to Palos Verdes, Calif., for the TRW Regional Challenge Feb. 11-13.
Stanford/Pepsi Intercollegiate - Final ResultsOct. 19-21, 20011. Tulsa 284-286-285=8552. USC 294-290-288=872 Vanderbilt 280-296-296=8724. Washington 293-290-291=8745. UCLA 294-294-287=8756. Arizona State 294-299-293=8867. California 293-298-299=8908. Pepperdine 301-299-295=8959. Stanford 305-295-297=89710. New Mexico 297-300-303=90011. New Mexico St. 300-309-296=90512. Oregon State 304-308-305=91713. San Jose State 309-303-307=919 Texas Tech 305-308-306=91915. Texas A&M 296-308-379=92316. Oregon 321-311-314=94617. Washington St. 317-317-335=969