DePauw Wraps up Season with Eighth-Place Finish at NCAA Championships
May 17, 2013
Destin, Fla. - Fourth-ranked DePauw shot a fourth-round 325 and finished eighth at the NCAA Division III Championships at the Baytowne Golf Course at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort.
Paige Gooch (Jr., Fort Mitchell, Ky./Beechwood) finished in a tie for 12th with a four-round total of 314 after shooting an 86 today.
Kelsey Smith (Jr., Indianapolis, Ind./Hamilton Southeastern) tied for 28th with a 322 after finishing with an 84 in the final round. Abby Dickey (Jr., Elk Grove Village, Ill./St. Viator) turned in a 78 for the team's top round today and finished with a 328 and tied for 43rd.
Playing her final collegiate round, Camila Romero (Sr., Cali, Colombia/Colegio Bolivar) shot a 79 which was her best in an NCAA Championship. Romero finished in a tie for 45th at 329. Jacqueline Carroll (Fr., Upper Arlington, Ohio) rounded out the Tigers' lineup with an 84 and finished in 81st with a 347.
Mary Hardin-Baylor won with a 1239 and became the first team other than Methodist University to win the Division III title in the 14-year history of the Championships. Laura Lindsey of the University of Texas at Tyler was the individual winner with a 296.
DePauw has competed in each of the last 12 NCAA Championships and its 12 overall appearances is tied for second in Division III history.
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