Husky Women's Golfers in Third Place at New Mexico

Sept. 26, 2002

Albuquerque, NM - Paced by sophomore Paige Mackenzie's opening round score of 1-under 72, the Washington women's golf team is in third place after the first 18 holes of play at New Mexico's Comcast-Dick McQuire Invitational.

New Mexico turned in a team score of 5-over 297 to grab the early lead of the tournament. New Mexico State trails the Lobos by a single stroke. Washington is five strokes off the lead after shooting 8-over 300. Oklahoma is in fourth place at 301.

Washington's Lindsay Morgan carded an even-par 73 while Louise Friberg shot 1-over 74 to give the Huskies three finishers among the top 12 after one round. UW freshman Sung Ea Lee, playing in her first collegiate tournament, carded an 8-over 81. Michelle Grafos rounded out the Huskies scoring with a 13-over 86.

Play at the 54-hole event continues Friday and Saturday at the par-73, 6,069-yard UNM Championship Golf Course.

Comcast-Dick McGuire Invitational
University of New Mexico Championship Golf Course
Par 73, 6,069 yards

1st Round Results
Team Standings

 1. New Mexico           297 2. New Mexico State     298 3. Washington           300 4. Oklahoma             301 5. Texas                303    Tulsa                303 7. Pepperdine           304 8. TCU                  306 9. UNLV                 30810. Texas Tech           31011. Texas A&M            31412. Baylor               31613. UTEP                 317    Arizona State        31715. Colorado State       31816. BYU                  31917. Northern Arizona     32318. Wyoming              32719. San Diego State      331

Individual Leaders

1. Rachel Bailey, New Mexico State     682. Lisa Meldrum, Oklahoma              70   Kelly Cavanaugh, New Mexico State   704. Hwanhee Lee, UNLV                   715. Paige Mackenzie, Washington         72   Shannon Johnson, New Mexico         72

Washington Scores

 5. Paige Mackenzie, Washington         72 7. Lindsay Morgan, Washington          7312. Louise Friberg, Washington          7460. Sung Ea Lee, Washington             8195. Michelle Grafos, Washington         86
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