DePauw Tied for Fourth at Midpoint of NCAA Women's Golf Championships
May 11, 2011
May 11, 2011, Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla. — Top-seeded DePauw shot a second-round 335 for a two-day total of 665 which is good for a tie for fourth place with Illinois Wesleyan at the halfway point of the NCAA Division III Women's Golf Championships at Mission Inn Golf and Tennis Resort.
Methodist leads with a 637 followed by Gustavus Adolphus at 655 and St. Mary's (Ind.) with a 656.
Paige Gooch and Camila Romero are tied for 16th at 165, while Taylor Beaty is tied for 27th with a 168. Natlie Gough follows with a 169 and tied for 35th and Kelly Gaughan is tied for 41st at 170.
Gooch was DePauw's top performer today with an 82, while Beaty shot an 83. Romero and Gough each finished with 85 and Gaughan shot an 87.
The Tigers are making their 10th appearance overall at the Division III Championships and 10th straight after finishing sixth last year. In its nine previous appearances, DePauw has placed second in 2007 and 2008 and third from 2003 through 2006. They also were fourth in 2002.
DePauw's 10 appearances rank third in the 12-year history of the event behind Methodist's 12 and Wisconsin-Eau Claire's 11. The Tigers' seven top-four finishes are second only to Methodist's 11 as the Monarchs have won all 11 previous titles.Back