Gooch and Smith Lead Division III Golfers at Pure Silk Team Championship

Gooch and Smith Lead Division III Golfers at Pure Silk Team Championship

July 31, 2012

DSC 8178DSC 8186Powell, Ohio - DePauw juniors Paige Gooch (Fort Mitchell, Ky./Beechwood) and Kelsey Smith (Indianapolis/Hamilton Southeastern) shot an opening round 81 and are tied for 28th overall and lead the Division III field at the Pure Silk Team Championship at the Wedgewood Golf & Country Club.

The opening round format was alternating shot with Ashley Armstrong and Kristina Khim of Notre Dame leading the way with a 69. Gooch (far left) and Smith (near left) shot the second best non Division I score for the round and hold a one stroke advantage over the nearest Division III tandem of Kelsey Baker and Sharon Li of Ithaca College.

Fifty-four teams return to the course on Wednesday morning and will play a best ball format.

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