Smith and Gooch Finish Second Among Division III Golfers at Pure Silk Team Championship
August 2, 2012
Powell, Ohio - DePauw juniors Paige Gooch (Fort Mitchell, Ky./Beechwood) and Kelsey Smith (Indianapolis/Hamilton Southeastern) combined to shoot a final-round 157 and finished tied for 29th overall and second among the Division III golfers at the Pure Silk Team Championship at the Wedgewood Golf & Country Club.
The third round featured an aggregate score format with A.J. Newell and Erica Popson of Tennessee finishing at two-under to win the three-day tournament.
Kelsey Baker and Sharon Li of Ithaca College combined to shoot a 153 on Thursday and finished the tournament at +16 to win the Division III competition by seven strokes over Smith (far left) and Gooch (near left).
DePauw, which finished second at the 2012 NCAA Division III Championships, opens the 2012-13 season on Sept. 8-9 at the Indiana University Fall Kickoff.Back