Smith and Gooch Finish Second Among Division III Golfers at Pure Silk Team Championship  

Smith and Gooch Finish Second Among Division III Golfers at Pure Silk Team Championship  

August 2, 2012

DSC 8186DSC 8178Powell, 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.

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