Women's Golf Records Top-10 Finish At ORU Shootout

GO CARDINALS Linda Persson finished in 12th place among the 74-player field.
GO CARDINALS
Linda Persson finished in 12th place among the 74-player field.
GO CARDINALS

Oct. 6, 2009

TULSA, Okla. -- The Lamar women's golf team shot a final-round 331 to finish at 981 and in tenth place at the ORU Shootout at Meadowbrook Golf Club on Tuesday.

Senior Linda Persson dropped to 12th place overall after an 83 put her at 235 overall. Junior Stine Pederson had the best round of the day for the Lady Cardinals, firing a 4-over-par 76 to move up 20 spots on the leaderboard and end the tournament tied for 36th at 243.

Freshman Lauren Van Gerven tied for 50th at 250 following an 88 on Tuesday. Junior Ashley Thorpe's 84 pushed her tourney total to 253 and a tie for 57th, while sophomore Fabienne Haremza finished 71st at 267.

Oral Roberts won the team title with a 935 score, one shot ahead of UTEP. Louisiana-Monroe was third at 938 with Central Arkansas and Sam Houston State tying for fourth at 942.

LU will return to play this weekend when the team travels to Daytona Beach, Fla., for the LPGA International/Xavier Invitational at the LPGA International Golf Course, Friday-Sunday.

10 Lamar University 319 331 331 981
12 Linda Persson 75 77 83 235
T 36 Stine Pedersen 84 83 76 243
T 50 Lauren Van Gerven 77 85 88 250
T 57 Ashley Thorpe 83 86 84 253
71 Fabienne Haremza 89 87 91 267

 

 

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