UW women finish tied for eighth in the Lady Northern Invitational


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Jessie Gerry
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Oct. 11, 2011

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FRENCH LICK, Ind. -- The Wisconsin women's golf team improved to a tie for eighth with a 73-over 309-310-306--925 at the 54-hole Lady Northern Invitational in French Lick, Ind.

Central Florida came from fourth place on the final day to win the tournament with a 35-over 308-290-289--887. After leading the first day, Ohio State was second with a 40-over 293-290-309--892. Michigan was third a stroke back of OSU at 293-290-302--893. Iowa State was fourth at 896.

The tournament, which acts a precursor to the Big Ten Championships next spring, featured 9-of-12 Big Ten squads and is played at the site of the conference championship, the Donald Ross Golf Course.

Jessie Gerry turned in the best individual performance for the Badgers scoring a 13-over par 73-76-77--226 which tied for 16th place. Also turning in a top-30 performance was Lindsay Danielson, who finished for 23 rd place at 16-over par (77-76-76--229).

Winning medalist honors was Megan Bauer from Michigan came from fifth place and was the only player under par with a 3-under par 72-73-68--213. She finished three strokes ahead of three others on the par 71 course.

Kris Yoo tied for 39th place, 20-over par with 78-78-77-233. Behind Yoo is Kimberly Dinh, who is playing her second collegiate tournament. She turned in a +24 performance  with 81-80-76--237 for 44th place. Redshirt freshman Dana Voss was playing as an individual and finished tied for 61st with 83-78-83-24. Alyssa Elliott rounded out the team scoring with 85-94-83--251 to place 67th..

The team has two more fall tournaments and will next appear Oct. 16-18 in the Maxwell-Berning Classic at the Jimmie Austin OU Golf Club in Norman, Okla.

Badger Scores:

T16: +13, Jessie Gerry- (73-76-77--226)

T28: +16, Lindsay Danielson- (77-76--76--229)

39: +20, Kris Yoo- (78-78-77-233)

T44: +24, Kimberly Dinh- (81-80-76--237)

T61: +31, Dana Voss*- (83-78-83--244)

67: +38, Alyssa Elliott- (85-84-83--251)

*=playing as individual

Team Scores:

1 UCF (+35) (308-290-289--887)

2 Ohio State (+40) (293-290-309--892)

3 Michigan (+41) (298-293-302--893)

4 Iowa State (+44) (299-296-301--896)

5 Augusta State (+50) (297-303-302--902)

6 Indiana (+64) (300-300-316--916)

7 Illinois (+72) (305-311-308--924)

T8 Wisconsin (+73) (309-310-306--925)

T8 Penn State (+73) (312-311-302--925)

T8 Iowa (+74) (307-309-310--926)

T10 Nebraska (+79) (312-303-316--931)

12 Minnesota (+87) (318-310-311--939)

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