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Women's golf opens with a 301 at NCAA Championships


ON WISCONSIN <b>Welcome sign for the Badgers at the 2013 NCAA Division I Women's Golf Championships</b>
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Welcome sign for the Badgers at the 2013 NCAA Division I Women's Golf Championships
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May 21, 2013

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ATHENS, Ga. -- Wisconsin shot a 13-over par 301 and is in a two-way tie for 20th after the first round of the NCAA Division I Women's Golf Championship in Athens, Ga. Three strokes separate 10 teams which are between 12th and 20th place. The 72-hole, 24-team tournament continues with 18 holes daily through May 24.

No. 1 Southern Cal made a push in the final holes to tie No. 48-ranked San Jose State at 4-under par 284. SJSU's Regan De Guzman shot a 5-under par career-best 67 in the opener. No. 3 Duke is third at 2-under 286.

All five Badgers broke 80 led by sophomore Kimberly Dinh who is tied for 33rd with a 1-over par 73 on the par 72, 6,372-yard University of Georgia course. Also contributing to team scoring were Kris Yoo at 3-over 75, Aaren Ziegler at 4-over 76 and Alexis Nelson at 5-over 77. Senior Lindsay Danielson had a 79.

This is just the second trip to the national championship for the Badger program and the first since 2003 when the team finished 24th with a 1291. UW is one of four Big Ten Conference programs competing. Purdue is tied for fifth at 1-over par. Big co-champions Michigan State and Northwestern are tied for 12th at 10-over 298.

The team is paired with Oregon and UCLA and will tee off tomorrow at 10:53 a.m. ET. Follow live scoring at golfstatresults.com.

WISCONSIN INDIVIDUALS
T22    Wisconsin               301
T32    Kimberly Dinh         73  +1    
T68    Kris Yoo                  75  +3  
T81    Aaren Ziegler          76  +4  
T98    Alexis Nelson          77  +5    
T110  Lindsay Danielson    79  +7

TEAM RESULTS ROUND 1
T1    Southern California   284    -4
T1    San Jose State         284    -4
3      Duke                       286    -2
4      Alabama                  288    E
T5     UCLA                      289    +1
T5    Purdue                     289    +1
7      Stanford                  290    +2
8      Oklahoma                291   +3
9      Arizona State           293    +5
10    Tulane                     295   +7
11    Arkansas                 296    +8
T12    Michigan State       298    +10
T12    Arizona                 298    +10
T12    Northwestern         298    +10
T15    Texas                    299    +11
T15    UC Davis               299    +11
T15    Florida                   299   +11
T15    Vanderbilt              299    +11
19    Mississippi State       300    +12
T20    Oregon                  301    +13
T20    Wisconsin            301    +13
22      Oklahoma State     303     +15
23      South Carolina       304    +16
24     Auburn                   305    +17

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