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UW ninth after first round of 24-team NCAA West Regional


May 8, 2014

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CLE ELUM, Wash. -- The Badger women's golf team is in ninth place with a 13-over par 301 after the first round of the 54-hole NCAA West Regional held at the par 72 Tumble Creek Club in Cle, Elum, Wash.

No. 1 in the nation,Southern California, leads the tournament with a 4-under par 284. Host Washington is even at 288. Those are the only teams at even or under par in the 24-team field.

Kyung Kim of No. 1 Southern California set the tone with a 6-under par 66. Arizona State's Noemi Jmenez is tied for second with Marjosse Navarro of Texas A & M at 5-under 67. Eleven players turned in red numbers in the first round.

Senior Alexis Nelson paced the Badgers with an even par 72 tying for 12th. UW's other senior, Kris Yoo, is tied for 19th with a 1-over par 73. Junior Aaren Ziegler is a stroke back and tied for 24th at 2-over 73.

Junior Kimberly Dinh and freshman Brooke Ferrell are tied for 109th with 10-over par 82.

Play resumes with 18 holes Friday, and the final 18 on Saturday. The top eight teams advance to the NCAA Championship May 20-23 at the Tulsa Country Club in Tulsa, Okla.


9    Wisconsin    301
T12    Alexis Nelson       72  E
T19    Kris Yoo              73  +1
T24    Aaren Ziegler      74  +2
T109    Brooke Ferrell    82  +10
T109    Kimberly Dinh    82  +10


Team Leader Board    
Course:Tumble Creek Club at Suncadia Resort: Women's NCAA West Regional     
Par 72 - 6252 Yards

1   Southern California   -4     284
2   Washington             E     288
3   Arizona State         +1     289
4   Texas A&M             +2     290
T5  Michigan State        +3     291
T5  Oklahoma              +3     291
T7  Iowa State            +12     300
T7  UC Davis              +12     300
9   Wisconsin             +13     301
T10 Northwestern       +14     302
T10 Clemson               +14     302
T10 Denver                +15     302
13  Wake Forest           +16     304
T14 GRU Augusta         +17     305
15  Tennessee              +18     306
16  Oregon                  +23     311
T17 Portland State        +26    314
T17 New Mexico            +24    314
T19 Chattanooga           +28     316
T19 Notre Dame           +28     316
T21 Gonzaga               +29     317
T21 New Mexico State   +29     317
T21 San Diego State     +29     317
24  Detroit                   +48     336
 

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