NORMAN, Okla. - The Oklahoma women's golf team's is in first place by 13 strokes at the Susie Maxwell Berning Classic, which is being held in Norman, Okla. The Sooners endured overcast conditions during most of the morning at the Jimmie Austin OU Golf course while firing rounds of 294 and 292. Baylor shot a 599 to slide into second place.
Sophomore Lisa Meldrum carded dual rounds of 70 to take the lead by four strokes. Senior Wendy Martin is in sixth place after shooting a 148, while fellow senior Jennifer Tannehill is in seventh place with a score of 149. Carding a 151 was sophomore Hope Edge who is in ninth place, with junior Allison Johnson in 14th place after shooting a 153. Sooners competing as individuals were freshman Emily Milberger in 37th place, senior Jennifer James in 57th place, senior Jaime White in 80th place and freshman Jenni Nimmo in 81st place.
The Sooners will look to defend their tournament title tomorrow morning with tee times beginning at 7:44 a.m.
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Team Standings 1.Oklahoma 294-292=586 2.Baylor 300-299=599 3.UALR 306-304=610 4.Kansas State 306-308=614 5.Texas A&M 309-307=616 6.Nebraska 312-307=619 7.Arkansas 314-308=622 8.North Texas 316-307=623 9.Oral Roberts 314-312=626 10.Texas Tech 313-316=629 11.UTEP 315-317=632 12.Wichita State 322-314=636 13.Lamar 328-318=646 14.SMU 329-323=652 15.Sam Houston State332-337=669
Individual Standings 1.Lisa Meldrum, Oklahoma 70-70=140 T2.Maria Svensson, UALR 68-76=144 Melanie Hagewood, Baylor71-73=144 4.Tara Bateman, Baylor 74-71=145 5.Randi Gauthier, North Texas73-73=146
OU Individual Standings 1.Lisa Meldrum 70-70=140 6.Wendy Martin 72-76=148 T7.Jennifer Tannehill76-73=149 T9.Hope Edge 76-75=151 T14.Allison Johnson 79-74=153 T37.Emily Milberger*82-76=158 T57.Jennifer James* 79-83=162 80.Jaime White* 84-92=176 T81.Jenni Nimmo* 86-91=177 * denotes individual competitor