The No. 17 Oklahoma women’s golf team fired a first-round 299 and is in third place at the Big 12 Championships in College Station, Texas. The Sooners trail first-round leader Texas by seven strokes.
The tournament is being held at the 6,242-yard, par-72 Pebble Creek Golf Course.
Senior Lisa Meldrum, last week’s Susie Maxwell Berning Classic champion, is tied for fourth after shooting an even-par 72. Senior Hope Edge carded a two-over-par 74 and is tied for ninth heading into the second round. Junior Emily Milberger is tied for 13th after recording a first-round 75 (+3) while freshman Jaclyn Stelzer is tied for 32nd with a six-over par 78. Sophomore Amparo Gala carded a 79 (+7) and is tied for 40th after round one.
Last year, the Sooners finished fourth at the Big 12 Championships which were held in Columbia, Mo.
The Sooners will begin second-round play Saturday morning at 8 a.m.
|T1.||Perry Swenson, Texas||69|
|Annie Thurman, Oklahoma State||69|
|3.||Brenda Norris, Texas A&M||71|
|T4.||Lisa Meldrum, Oklahoma||72|
|Janice Olivencia, Texas||72|
|Chelsey Pryor, Kansas||72|
OU Individual Standings