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Nelson ties for sixth at the Wisconsin State Open

ON WISCONSIN <b>Alexis Nelson tied for sixth at the Wisconsin Open</b>
Alexis Nelson tied for sixth at the Wisconsin Open

June 21, 2012

LAKE GENEVA, Wis. -- Several Badger golfers competed in the 36-hole Wisconsin State Women's Open June 19-20 at the par 72, 6,057-yard Geneva National Golf Club in Lake Geneva, Wis.

Redshirt sophomore Alexis Nelson tied for sixth with a 15-over par 81-78--158. Junior Alyssa Elliot tied for 16th in the 51-person field with a 20-over par 84-80-164.

Nelson played just 12 rounds in the spring after an accident sideline her in the fall. She shot a career-best 68-72-73-213 and tied the school 54-hole record at the Westbrook Invitational in Peoria, Ariz. She averaged 77.50 during the spring season.

Hartland native and former Ohio State golfer, Jessical Hauser, won the tournament with 3-over par 72-75--147.

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