Fifth Place Finish for Iowa at Hawkeye Invitational

Oct. 18, 2009

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IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa women’s golf team finished in fifth in its annual Hawkeye Invitational at Finkbine Golf Course Sunday afternoon. The Hawkeyes shot a 932 as a team (306-313-313, +68). Missouri State, carding a 914 (+50), won the 13-team tournament.

Iowa was led by junior Laura Cilek and freshman Kristi Cardwell, both placing in the top 15 individually. Cilek fired a 77 in the second and 76 in the third to finish up in 12th place with a 231 (+15). While Cardwell shot a 79 in the third round and tied for 13th (233, +17).

Junior Brianna Coopman (236, +20) finished up tied for 19th, recording an 80 the final round. Sophomore Chelsea Harris shot a 237 (+21) and junior Lauren Forbes carded a 78 in the final round to close with a 240 (+24). Freshman Gigi DiGrazia and senior Alison Cavanaugh competed as individuals. DiGrazia recorded a 251 (+35) while Cavanaugh ended up with a 263 (+47).

The Hawkeyes final fall competition will be Nov. 2-3 at the Challenge at Onion Creek in Austin, TX.

TEAM RESULTS1.  Missouri State 298-320-296-9142.  Illinois 307-304-307-9183.  Iowa State 304-307-313-9244.  Kennesaw State 313-308-309-9305.  Iowa 306-313-313-9326.  Illinois State 313-314-311-9387.  Ball State 311-315-319-9458.  Drake 311-319-316-9469.  Washington State 317-307-324-94810. Northern Iowa 319-326-320-96511. Sacramento State 314-325-327-96612. South Dakota State 322-320-325-96713. Oakland 329-327-325-981

PLAYER RESULTS1. Stacey Miller (Illinois State) 77-73-74-224 (+8)T2. Raquel Hopton (Illinois) 76-71-79-226 (+10)T2. Kaitlyn Wampler (Illinois) 76-76-74-226 (+10)12. Laura Cilek (Iowa) 78-77-76-231 (+15)T13. Kristi Cardwell (Iowa) 72-82-79-233 (+17)T19. Brianna Coopman (Iowa) 77-79-80-236 (+20)T25. Chelsea Harris (Iowa) 81-75-81-237 (+21)T36. Lauren Forbes (Iowa) 79-83-78-240 (+24)T63. Gigi DiGrazia (Individual) 84-82-85-251 (+35)72. Alison Cavanaugh (Individual) 84-88-91-263 (+47)=""http:>=""http:>=""http:>=""text-align: center">