Jayhawks in Fourth at Chrysler Challenge
Feb. 24, 2007
DESTIN, Fla. –
The KU women’s golf team shot 323 to tie for fourth place with Charleston College after a windy round one Saturday at the Chrysler Challenge. The tournament hosted by Florida State University is taking place at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort (par-71, 6,095 yards).
Florida State sits in first place in the 10-team field with a score of 303, followed by North Carolina in second with 314.
KU Freshman Camilla Svensson was the top Jayhawk with a first round score of 77 to tie for fifth place. Senior Amanda Costner shot 79 tying for 13th place.
Freshman Emily Powers tied for 25th place with a score of 81, and junior Annie Giangrosso recorded an 86 to tie for 46th place. Freshman Meghan Gockel tied for 48th place with a score of 87.
“I’m relatively pleased that we are in fourth due to the tough conditions and course,” head coach Erin O’Neil said. “Hopefully we can make up some ground over the next two days.”
Round two will tee-off Sunday, Feb. 25, at 7 a.m. CST, while round three is slated for a shotgun start Monday, Feb. 26, at 7 a.m. CST.
For complete results at the completion of each day, please visit www.kuathletics.com.
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