Women's Golf Climbs to Fifth at Peg Barnard Collegiate
April 14, 2002
STANFORD, Calif. - Led by freshman Erin Tone, the Arizona State women's golf team climbed four spots Sunday to finish fifth at the Peg Barnard Collegiate, held April 13-14 at the par 72, 6,168-yard Stanford Golf Course.
The eighth-ranked Sun Devils shot a 13-over 301 Sunday and climbed from ninth to fifth, giving the team a two-round total of 610 and its fifth top five finish of the year. ASU finished 17 strokes off the lead of tournament winner Washington (593). Cal (299), USC (600), Stanford (607) and ASU (610) rounded out the top five teams at the tournament.
For the Sun Devils, Tone turned in her second straight top 15 finish, shooting a three-over 75 Sunday to tie for 14th and finish with a two-round total of 151 (76-75). Juniors Melanie Hunt (78-74) and Blair O'Neal (77-75) each tied for 16th with two-round totals of 152. Hunt climbed 21 spots after a rough first round to turn in her fifth consecutive top 25 showing.
Senior Lisa Meredith tied for 34th with a two-day total of 157 (80-77), while junior Gaï¿½lle Truet finished in a tie for 40th at 158 (78-80). Freshman Josefin Gustafsson, who was playing as an individual, tied for 51st with a two-day total of 160 (77-83).
Individually, USC's Mikaela Parmlid captured medalist honors, firing a two-under 70 on Sunday to finish with a two-round total of one-under par 143.
The Sun Devils return to action April 22-24 at the Pac-10 Championships, being hosted by Washington State at the Walla Walla Country Club in Walla Walla, Wash.
Peg Barnard Collegiate - Final ResultsApril 13-14, 20021. Washington 297-296=5932. California 303-296=5993. USC 300-300=6004. Stanford 306-301=6075. Arizona State 309-301=6106. San Jose State 303-310=6137. Washington State 301-316=6178. UCLA 307-314=621 Nevada 307-314=62110. San Diego State 314-315=62911. Oregon State 317-322=639 Long Beach State 322-317=63913. UNLV 317-323=64014. Santa Clara 363-381=744