Women's Golf Team Captures First Tournament Title :: Sophomore Lisa Meldrum finished second overall. Women's Golf Team Captures First Tournament Title




Sophomore Lisa Meldrum helped lead the Sooners to the Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational title with a second place individual finish on Oct. 16.

Oct. 16, 2001

LAWRENCE, Kan. - The University of Oklahoma women's golf team captured its first tournament title of the year at the Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational. The tournament, which was held at the Alvamar Golf Club in Lawrence, Kan., was condensed due to heavy rain into an 18-hole format on Tuesday. The Sooners, behind three top five individual finishes, concluded play three strokes ahead of Iowa State.

Sophomore Lisa Meldrum led the Sooners for the second consecutive tournament with a score of 73. Meldrum finished one stroke behind Julie Hary in second place. Sophomore Hope Edge finished fifth with a score of 75 and junior Allison Johnson finished ninth after carding a 77. Freshman Emily Milberger shot an 81 for 31st place and senior Jennifer Tannehill carded an 82 for 38th place. Senior Wendy Martin, who competed as an individual, carded a 74 for a third-place finish.

The Sooners will next compete Oct. 26-28 at the Alabama Capstone Intercollegiate.

Team Standings

1.	Oklahoma	       306

2.	Iowa State	       309

3.	Kansas State	       311

	Northern Iowa	       311

5.	James Madison	       319

6.	Charleston	       320

	Bradley	               320

8.	Oral Roberts	       324

9.	Notre Dame	       325

10.	Kansas	               328

11.	Wichita State	       331

12.	Eastern Michigan       332

13.	Creighton	       336

14.	Youngstown State       337

15.	Cincinnati	       342

16.	UMKC	               352

17.	Evansville	       357

Individual Standings 1. Julie Hary, N. Iowa 72 2. Lisa Meldrum, Oklahoma 73 3. Lisa Meshke, Iowa State 74 Wendy Martin, Oklahoma 74 5. Hope Edge, Oklahoma 75

Oklahoma Individual Standings 2 Lisa Meldrum 73 T3 Wendy Martin* 74 5 Hope Edge 75 T9 Allison Johnson 77 T31 Emily Milberger 81 T38 Jennifer Tannehill 82 * Played as an individual