Women Golfers Finish In Sixth At The Wildcat Fall Invitational
Oct. 2, 2005
LEXINGTON, Ky. - East Carolina freshman golfer Lene Krog (Leir, Norway) finished tied for fourth at the Wildcat Fall Invitational Sunday after posting a four-over par 220. The tournament was being held at the par-72, 6.003-yard University Golf Club.
Krog and Jessica Hauser paced the Pirates (20-8-1) to their second consecutive top-six finish with a 54-hole team score of 902. Hauser (Germantown, N.C.) finished in 22nd place with an 11-over par 227 (79-74-74). For Krog, who was named Conference USA Women's Golfer of the Week Sept. 21, it was her second consecutive top-five finish of the season.
Florida captured the event with an 881 (296-288-297) and the Gators were led by freshman Mallory Blackwelder, a Versailles, Ky., native, who won the individual title with a four-under-par 212 (68-71-73). North Carolina concluded tournament play in second place with an 891 (302-288-301).
Sophomore Emelie Lind (Kungsangen, Sweden) carded a tournament score of 229 (74-78-77) to finish tied for 26th.
The Pirates will be back in action on Oct. 21 when they host the Taco Bell Intercollegiate at the Bradford Creek Golf Club in Greenville, N.C.