Kansas Women's Golf Improves to Seventh Place After Second Round of Sir Pizza Cards Challenge
Feb. 28, 2011
LAWERNCE, Kan.–Kansas women’s golf moved up four spots to seventh place overall following the second round of the Sir Pizza Cards Challenge in Weston, Fla., on Monday. Freshman Thanuttra Boonraksasat and junior Katy Nugent are tied at 14th to lead the Jayhawks through day two of the three day event.
Boonraksasat fell four spots after firing a 78 in the second round while Nugent moved up two spots after shooting a 76 for the second straight day.
Fellow Jayhawk Meghna Bal made the biggest improvement for KU, climbing to tied for 27th after finishing the first round tied for 53rd. The senior improved on her first round 81 with a 74 in the second round.
Senior Grace Thiry shot a 77 on Monday to move into a tie for 42nd, up 11 places from 53rd after the first round. Meghan Potee moved up one spot from tied for 59th to tied for 58th.
Competing as an individual, senior Jennifer Clark carded a 78 in the second round to help move her from tied for 69th to tied for 58th.
Kansas will complete the final round of the Sir Pizza Cards Challenge on Tuesday morning with a shotgun start at 7:30 a.m. central time.
1. FIU 305-300–605
t2. Miami (FL) 303-304–607
t2. Memphis 307-300– 607
t4. Texas State 307-301–608
t4. Arkansas State 309-299–608
6. Louisville 310-299–609
7. Kansas 312-305–617
8. East Tennessee State 309-314 –623
t9. Cincinnati 311-313–624
t9. South Florida 311-313–624
11. North Carolina State 305-320–625
12. Mississippi State 318-310–628
13. North Carolina Wilmington 315-317–632
14. Kansas State 324-325–649
1. Sara-Maude Juneau (Louisville) 73-68–141
2. Shena Yang (South Florida) 70-72–142
3. Courtney Manning (Arkansas State) 70-73–143
4. Nina Muehl (East Tennessee State) 73-71–144
5. Marissa Steen (Memphis) 70-75–145
6. Shelby Coyle (FIU) 70-76–146
t7. Laverry Kumar (North Carolina Wilmington) 74-75–149
t7. Caitlin Bliss (Texas State) 76-73–149
t7. Patricia Arana (Miami (FL)) 71-78–149
t10. Maria Ronderos (Miami (FL)) 75-75–150
t10. Valdis Jonsdottir (Texas State) 72-78–150
t12. Katie Mundy (FIU) 78-73–151
t12. Olivia Dose (Cincinnati) 75-76–151
t14. Mallory Batson (Mississippi State) 77-75–152
t14. Anna Carling (Arkansas State) 76-76–152
t14. Christina Hirano (Miami (FL)) 78-74–152
t14. T. Boonraksasat (Kansas) 74-78–152
t14. Katy Nugent (Kansas) 76-76 –152
t14. T. Boonraksasat 75-78–152
t14. Katy Nugent 76-76–152
t27. Meghna Bal 81-74–155
t42. Grace Thiry 81-77–158
t58. Meghan Potee 83-80–163
t58. Jennifer Clark (Ind.) 85-78–163