Second-ranked Tigers finish second at Northern Illinois; Schneider places fourth

Second-ranked Tigers finish second at Northern Illinois; Schneider places fourth

October 6, 2003

Paced by Jessica Schneider's all-tournament and fourth-place performance, the second-ranked DePauw team finished second at the Northern Illinois Huskie Classic at the Whisper Creek Golf Course in Huntley, Illinois.


Schneider, currently the top-ranked Division III golfer, shot a two-round 153 including a 75 during Monday's final round. Sarah Gates tied for fifth with a 156 and Deborah Garriott tied for 10th with a 160. Erica Deschamps of Western Michigan earned medalist honors with a 148.



DePauw placed second as a team with 631 strokes, while Western Michigan won with a 605. Eastern Illinois was third at 647 and Northern Illinois was fourth at 650. In all, DePauw defeated six Division I schools.



Lindsay Amore and Lauren Brummett each shot 165 to tie for 24th.



The Tigers return to action on October 20 at the Franklin Invitational.



Pl. Team Scores

1. Western Michigan 310-295--605
2. DePauw 321-310--631
3. Eastern Illinois 329-318--647
4. Northern Illinois - Cardinal 323-327--650
5. IUPUI 327-324--651
6. Creighton University 327-338--665
7. Western Illinois 345-324--669
8. Truman State 351-337--688
9. Savannah College of Art and Design 342-356--698
10. Northern Illinois - Black 361-360--721
11. Olivet College 373-387--760


1. Erica Deschamps (WMU) 77-71--148
2. Stephanie Donkin (WMU) 74-75--149
3. Erin Thorne (WMU) 77-73--150
4. Jessica Schneider (DePauw) 78-75--153
T5. Amanda Mincin (EIU) 81-75--156
T5. Sarah Gates (DePauw) 79-77--156
7. Elizabeth Morell (Creighton) 76-81--157
T8. Jenna Walter (WMU) 83-76--159
T8. Natalie Dallas (IUPUI) 82-77--159
T10. Deb Garriott (DePauw) 81-79--160
T10. Dale Morris (EIU) 83-77--160
T10. Jackie Heslop (NIU) 79-81--160
T10. Cara Huff (WMU) 82-78--160