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UW concludes first day of Big Ten championships tied for ninth place


Ziegler

April 25, 2014

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FRENCH LICK, Ind. – The Wisconsin women’s golf team officially teed off championship season on Friday in French Lick, Ind., at the 2014 Big Ten Championships, closing out round one of the 54-hole tournament tied for ninth place.

UW recorded a 28-over par 316 on the first day of the 54-hole competition held at the French Lick Resort on the par-72, 6,017-yard Pete Dye Course.

The No. 48-ranked Badgers are tied for ninth with Illinois and are competing against a competitive 12-team field which features top-ranked teams on the national Golfweek/Sagarin rankings including 12th-ranked Northwestern and 25th-ranked Ohio State.

Ohio State leads the tournament with 13-over par 301. Nebraska sits in second place with 14-over par 302 and No. 31 Michigan State rounds out the top-three teams tied for third with 17-over par 305.

The Huskers’ Cassidy Stelzmiller stands atop the 72-player field with her even-par 72 and the Buckeyes’ Jessica Porvasnik is in second place with 1-over par 73. Ohio State’s Zoe-Beth Brake and Michigan State’s Allyssa Ferrell are tied for third place after recording 2-over par 74.

Freshman Brooke Ferrell is leading the way for the Badgers and is tied for 20th place after shooting 6-over par 78. Redshirt senior Alexis Nelson is tied for 28th with teammate Kris Yoo with 7-over par 79.

Junior Aaren Zielger tallied 8-over par 80 to tie for 41st, while redshirt junior Kimberly Dinh and senior Alyssa Elliott closed out scoring for the Badgers tied for 44th with 9-over par 81.

Play resumes with round two beginning at 8 a.m. CT on Saturday. The tournament will conclude with the final 18 holes on Sunday starting at 7 a.m. CT.

Results and live scoring from the Big Ten championships can be found on Golfstat.com, as well as UWBagders.com.

Wisconsin Results- Round One

T9 Wisconsin +28 316
T20 Brooke Ferrell +6 78
T28 Alexis Nelson +7 79
T28 Kris Yoo +7 79
T41 Aaren Ziegler +8 80
T44 Kimberly Dinh +9 81
T44 Alyssa Elliott +9 81

Team Results- Round One

1
Ohio State
+13 301
2
  Nebraska
+14 302
3
Michigan State
+17 305
4
  Penn State
+18 306
5
Northwestern
+19 307
6
  Minnesota
+21 309
7
  Iowa
+26 314
8
  Purdue
+27 315
T9
Wisconsin
+28 316
T9
  Illinois
+28 316
11
  Michigan
+29 317
12
  Indiana
+34 322
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