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Badgers improve to top-10 after 36 holes of Cougar Classic


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Sept. 9, 2013

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Wisconsin improved its scoring and moved into the top 10 at its first tournament of the 2013 fall season. UW shot a 290 in the second round and is tied with Auburn for 10th with a 14-over par 298-292--590 at the 54-hole Cougar Classic at Yeamans Hall in Charleston, S.C.

Clemson overcame first-round leader Mississippi State and is 9-under par for the tournament with a 285-282--567 to lead all teams. Mississippi State is second at 3-under 282-291--573.

Second-round individual leaders at tied for first at 6-under 138. Ally McDonald of Mississippi State jumped out to an early lead in the first round with a 6-under 66, which tied  the second-lowest round in the 11-year history of the Cougar Classic. She had a 72 in the second round to tie Sloan Shanahan of Clemson who had a 6-under 69-69--138.

UW is led by redshirt junior Kimberly Dinh is tied for seventh had an 18-hole career best 69 in the second round and tied her 36-hole career best with a 2-under 73-69--142. Senior Kris Yoo continued her strong play shooting even par in the second round and is tied for 29th at 2-over 74-72--146.

Playing in her collegiate tourney debut, freshman Brooke Ferrell improved to a tie with teammate Aaren Ziegler at 56th with a 7-over par 76-75--151. Ziegler finished her day with a 75-76--151.

Senior Alyssa Elliott is tied for 93rd place with a 15-over 79-80--159.

Wisconsin starts the final round at the 6,204-yard, Par 72 course on Tuesday at 7:00 a.m. (CT). Follow live scoring at golfstat.com.

UW Scores
T7 Kimberly Dinh -2, 73-69--142
T29 Kris Yoo +2, 74-72--146
T56 Aaren Ziegler +7, 75-76--151
T56 Brooke Ferrell +7, 76-75--151
T93 Alyssa Elliott +15, 79-80--159

Second-Round Team Results
1 Clemson 285-282--567 -9

2 Mississippi State 282-291--573 -3

T3 NC State 287-287--574 -2

T3 College of Charleston 289-285--574 -2

5 Florida 291-287--578 +2

6 Wake Forest 287-294--581 +5

7 South Carolina 285-298--583 +7

8 LSU 295-291--586 +10

9 Baylor 289-299--588 +12

T10 Wisconsin 298-292--590 +14

T10 Auburn 295-295--590 +14

12 Tennessee 299-296--595 +19

13 Penn State 299-302--601 +25

14 Mississippi 305-297--602 +26

15 Missouri 302-303--605 +28

16 Maryland 299-306--605 +29

17 Coastal Carolina 303-305--608 +32

18 Furman 298-313--611 +34

19 UNCG 314-319--633 +57

20 Charleston Southern 329-324--653 +77

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