Womens Golf Leading The Field Heading Into Final Round
October 07, 2003

NORMAN, Okla. The University of Oklahoma women's golf team is in first place with a 598 (+22) at the Price's Give Em Five Intercollegiate in Las Cruces, N.M. The Sooners shot a second-round 305 and lead second-place Louisiana State by four strokes heading into final-round play.

Leading the Sooner squad is senior Hope Edge who is tied for third place after carding a second-round 76 (+4) for a total of 148 (+4). Sophomore Amparo Gala trails Edge by one stroke and is currently in seventh place after shooting a 74 (+2) today. Senior Lisa Meldrum is tied for ninth after recording a 78 (+6) to bring her two-round total to 150 (+6). Junior Emily Milberger shot a second-round 77 (+5) and is tied for 25th with a 153 (+9). Freshman Jaclyn Stelzer is tied for 31st after carding an 80 (+8) for a two-round score of 154 (+10). Freshman Alana Donaldson is competing as an individual and is currently tied for 57th with a total of 162 (+18) after recording a second-round 81.

The 16-team field is playing at the 6,319-yard, par-72 New Mexico State University Golf Course. The final 18 holes of the tournament will be played Wednesday with an 8 a.m., shotgun start.

Team Standings

1. Oklahoma       293-305=598
2. Louisiana State  300-302=602
T3. Baylor 301-303=604
Texas Tech 300-304=604
5. Florida State 293-312=605
6. Kansas State 311-302=613
7. San Jose State 303-312=615
8. New Mexico State   305-314=619
9. Hawaii 307-315=622
10. Arizona State 310-314=624
11. UTEP 320-307=627
12. Arkansas-Little Rock  315-318=633
13. Western New Mexico   313-322=635
14. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi  326-311=637
15. Northern Arizona 329-315=644
16. North Texas 324-328=652

Individual Standings

T1. Christine Boucher, Kansas St.  75-71=146
Kim Kolb, Texas Tech 74-72=146
T3. Josefin Svenningsson, Baylor 75-73=148
Brooke Shelton, LSU 75-73=148
Micahelyn Morgan, Baylor 72-76=148
Hope Edge, Oklahoma 72-76=148

OU Individual Standings

T3. Hope Edge  72-76=148
T7. Amparo Gala  75-74=149
T9. Lisa Meldrum   72-78=150
T25. Emily Milberger  76-77=153
T31. Jaclyn Stelzer 74-80=154
T57. Alana Donaldson*    81-81=162

*competing individually

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