Sept. 17, 2005
East Lansing, MI– The University of Iowa women’s golf team is in 12th place after playing 36-holes at the Mary Fossum Invitational Saturday. Michigan State leads the 15-team tournament with a score of 594 (+18) on their home turf. The Hawkeyes fired a 625 (+49) after two rounds.
Sophomore Melanie Boyles (Tempe, AZ) is the leading scorer for Iowa with a 10 over par score of 154. She fired a low round of 75. After coming out strong and medaling at the Hawkeye Intercollegiate, freshman Tyrette Metzendorf (Winter Haven, FL) shot a 161 (+17) today. Junior Amy Riepma (Clear Lake, IA) is tied for 35th with a score of 155 (+11) after day one.
The tournament will conclude Sunday with the final 18-holes at Forest Akers West Golf Course.
1. Michigan State 299-295=5942. Southern Methodist 294-301=5953. Northwestern 306-292=598T4. Kent State 307-299=606T4. Toledo 312-294=6066. Oklahoma 314-295=6097. Princeton 311-301=6128. Michigan 309-304=6139. Illinois 319-300=61910. Wisconsin 312-309=62111. Iowa State 307-316=62312. IOWA 317-308=62513. Eastern Michigan 317-310=62714. Illinois State 319-309=62815. Indiana 322-318=640
Individual Results (Top Two, Plus Iowa)
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