Costner Tied for Tyson/Embassy Suites Invitational Lead

Oct. 17, 2005


The University of Kansas women’s golf team is currently in sixth place, in a 16-team field, after the second round of the Tyson/Embassy Suites Invitational. The Jayhawks shot a second round of 309 for a two day total of 612 at the par-72 Pinnacle Country Club.

“We played well on the back nine” head coach Erin O’Neil said. “We need to continue the momentum we gained and stick with our game plan.”

Host school Arkansas continues to lead the tournament with a 590 followed by Kentucky and Notre Dame with a 602.

Junior Amanda Costner is tied for the overall lead after firing an even par 72. Senior Chelsey Pryor is tied for 23rd after her second round 76. Sophomore Annie Giangrosso is in a tie for 60th after shooting an 81. Senior Meredith Winkelmann shot an 80 to put her in a tie for 68th. Sophomore Sarah Kierl is in a tie for 76th after an 89. Junior Jill Womble, playing as an individual, is in a tie for 83rd after carding an 82.

The Jayhawks will begin final round play on Tuesday with tee times set to begin at 9:00 a.m. For live updates and results, visit

Team Results

Place School Score
1 Arkansas 590
T2 Notre Dame 602
T2 Kentucky 602
4 Iowa 606
5 Nebraska 611
6 Kansas 612
7 Augusta State 613
8 Illinois State 615
9 Kansas State 621
10 Wisconsin 623
11 Southern Mississippi 624
12 Michigan 625
13 Iowa State 630
14 Missouri State 631
15 Oral Roberts 642
16 Wichita State 649

Individual Results

Place Name School Score
T1 Amanda Costner Kansas 70-72-142
T1 Courtney Mahon Arkansas 71-71-142
3 Ashley Medders Arkansas 72-71-143

Kansas Results
1 Amanda Costner 70-72-142
T23 Chelsey Pryor 77-76-153
T51 Annie Giangrosso 79-81-160
T60 Meredith Winkelmann 82-80-162
T76 Sarah Kierl 77-89-166
*T83 Jill Womble 87-82-169
*Denotes playing as an individual