KU Finishes Eighth At Tyson/Embassy Suites Invitational Lead

Oct. 18, 2005


The University of Kansas women’s golf team finished in eighth place, in a 16-team field, at the Tyson/Embassy Suites Invitational. The Jayhawks shot a final round of 306 for a three day total of 918 at the par-72 Pinnacle Country Club.

“We are very close to putting it all together” head coach Erin O’Neil said. “We have a couple of weeks to prepare for our next tournament; and we will be ready.”

Host school Arkansas took home the tournament title with a 876 followed by Notre Dame with a 896.

Junior Amanda Costner tied for fourth after a final round 74. Senior Chelsey Pryor finished in a tie for 31st after her third round 78. Sophomore Annie Giangrosso tied for 46th after shooting a 76. Sophomore Sarah Kierl shot a final round 78 to tie for 69th. Senior Meredith Winkelmann shot an 85 to put her in a tie for 73rd. Junior Jill Womble, playing as an individual, tied for 81st after an 81.

The Jayhawks will next be in action on Nov. 4-6 at the Derby Invitational in Auburn, Ala.

Team Results

Place School Score
1 Arkansas 876
2 Notre Dame 896
3 Kentucky 906
4 Nebraska 911
5 Augusta State 915
6 Illinois State 916
7 Iowa 917
8 Kansas 918
9 Kansas State 919
10 Wisconsin 939
11 Michigan 941
12 Iowa State 942
13 Oral Roberts 947
14 Missouri State 952
15 Southern Mississippi 957
16 Wichita State 971

Individual Results

Place Name School Score
1 Ashley Medders Arkansas 72-71-69-212
T2 Courtney Mahon Arkansas 71-71-73-215
T2 Stacy Lewis Arkansas 72-73-70-215
4 Amanda Costner Kansas 70-72-74-216

Kansas Results
4 Amanda Costner 70-72-74-216
T31 Chelsey Pryor 77-76-78-231
T46 Annie Giangrosso 79-81-76-236
T69 Sarah Kierl 77-89-78-244
T73 Meredith Winkelmann 82-80-85-247
*T81 Jill Womble 87-82-81-250
*Denotes playing as an individual