May 10, 2002
NORMAN, Okla. - The University of Oklahoma women's golf team is in fifth place after two rounds at the NCCA Central Regional tournament at the Forest Akers Golf Course in East Lansing, Mich. The Sooners rallied back from 11th place by shooting a 306, which was the low round of the day.
Junior Allison Johnson carded rounds of 79 and 77 to stand in 13th place. Trailing Johnson by one stroke is sophomore Lisa Meldrum, who is in 19th place with a score of 157 and one stroke behind Meldrum is fellow sophomore Hope Edge, who is in 25th place. Seniors Wendy Martin and Jennifer Tannehill are within one stroke of each other. Martin is currently in 45th place with a score of 161 and Tannehill carded a 162 and is in 50th place.
The Sooners will need to finish in the top eight to advance to the NCAA Championships May 21-24 in Auburn, Wash. The final round of competition will begin Saturday at 8 a.m.
Team Scores 1.Kent State 304-317=621 Ohio State 311-310=621 3.Purdue 309-314=623 4.Tulsa 315-309=624 5.Oklahoma State 306-319=625 Oklahoma 319-306=625 7.Texas 316-310=626 8.Baylor 309-318=627 9.TCU 314-320=634 10.Michigan 313-322=635 11.Michigan State 310-327=637 12.Wisconsin 324-319=643 13.Kansas State 325-326=651 14.UNC Wilmington 331-324=655 15.Florida State 327-329=656 16.Indiana 339-318=657 17.Illinois 324-334=658 18.Northwestern 325-334=659 19.Nebraska 339-333=672 20.Bradley 337-344=681 21.St. Francis Coll.-PA358-355=713
Top Individual 1.Martina Gillen, Kent State71-77=148 Melanie Hagewood, Baylor70-78=148 Stacy Prammanasudh, Tulsa71-77=148 4.Caroline Laurens, Purdue75-76=151 5.Christy Rittenhouse, Purdue71-81=152
OU Individuals T13. Allison Johnson 79-77=156 T19. Lisa Meldrum 81-76=157 T25. Hope Edge 82-76=158 T45. Wendy Martin 84-77=161 T50. Jennifer Tannehill77-85=162