Pryor Wins ORU Shootout, Jayhawks Finish Second

Oct. 4, 2005

TULSA, Okla. –

The University of Kansas women’s golf team finished in second place, in a 17-team field, at the ORU Shootout. The Jayhawks shot a 309 in the final round at the Meadow Brook Country Club. Senior Chelsey Pryor took first place, her first career win, after a final round of 78. She won the tournament by one shot.

“We wanted to win this tournament,” head coach Erin O’Neil said. “However, I think we learned a lot from this that we can use throughout the season. I am very proud of Chelsey. It is tough to go into the last day and hold on to the lead and she was able to do that.”

Oral Roberts, the host school, took home the tournament title with a 913, while KU was six strokes back.

Junior Amanda Costner shot a final round of 75 to finish in a tie for seventh. Sophomore Annie Giangrosso placed in a tie for ninth after a 76 on Tuesday. Junior Jill Womble tied for 18th with after an 81 in the final round. Senior Meredith Winkelmann tied for 52nd after her final round 80. Sophomore Sarah Kierl, playing as an individual, shot a final round score of 85 to tie for 67th.

The Jayhawks will be back in action on Oct. 10-11 at the Marilynn Smith Invitational in Manhattan, Kan.

Team Results

Place School Score
1 Oral Roberts 913
2 Kansas 919
3 UTEP 926
4 Arkansas-Little Rock 934
5 Texas A&M Corpus Christi 940
6 Texas-Pan American 946
7 Arkansas State 955
8 Lamar 956
T9 Missouri State 960
T9 McNeese State 960
11 North Texas 964
12 South Dakota State 974
13 Northeastern State 976
14 UMKC 991
15 Sam Houston State 998
16 Western Illinois 1003
17 Centenary 1012

Individual Results

Place Name School Score
1 Chelsey Pryor Kansas 74-74-78-226
2 Christy Carter Oral Roberts 75-75-77-227
T3 Gerina Mendoza UTEP 82-72-74-228
T3 Stefanie Maynard Texas Pan-Am 78-76-74-228
T3 Mary Betancourt TAMUCC 76-78-74-228

Kansas Results
1 Chelsey Pryor 74-74-78-226
T7 Amanda Costner 80-75-75-203
T9 Annie Giangrosso 80-75-76-231
T18 Jill Womble 78-74-81-233
T52 Meredith Winkelmann 82-84-80-246
*T67 Sarah Kierl 90-80-85-255
*Denotes playing as an individual