October 18, 2011 - by
Castelain Leads Seminoles To 3rd

Oct. 18, 2011




NORMAN, Ok. (seminoles.com) –
Freshman Laure Castelain finished in a tie for third place in the individual standings to lead the Florida State women’s golf team to a tie for third place finish in the team standings as play in the Susie Berning Maxwell Classic at the Jimmy Austin – University of Oklahoma Golf Course came to a close. After back to back rounds of 70 in the first and second rounds, Castelain carded a 77 in the third round and finished seven strokes out of first place.

Oklahoma, the host team, won the team title as the Sooners surpassed both Florida State and Texas A&M in the in the final round. The Sooners finished one stroke ahead of Texas Tech to take the team title. Anne Tanguay of Oklahoma shot a 71 in the final round for a 210 total to claim the individual championship.

Castelain, who carded identical scores of 70 in the first and second rounds, carded a 77 in the final round and finished with a three round total of 217. She earned her first career top three finish while playing in the first event of her career.

The best round of the day for the Seminoles was turned in by freshman Alex Milan who finished the tournament with an even par score of 72. She finished four strokes better than her first round score (76) and six strokes better than her second round score (78). Milan moved up 27 spaces in the individual standings in the final round of the event as she carded the first even par score of her career. She began the final round in a tie for 53rd place and finished in a tie for 26th place.

Florida State closes out its fall season as it plays in the Landfall Tradition at UNC Wilmington Oct. 28-30.

Susie Berning Maxwell Classic/Par 72/Final Florida State Results
Jimmy Austin - University of Oklahoma Golf Course/Norman, Okla./Oct. 16-18, 2011
T3/17.   Florida State      284   294   305   883
T3.      Laure Castelain    70    70    77    217
T15.     Jessica Negron     70    73    80    223
T22.     Malin Jansson      74    73    78    225
T26.     Hannah Thomson     70    78    78    226
T26.     Alex Milan         76    78    72    226

Susie Berning Maxwell Classic/Par 72/Final Team Results
Jimmy Austin - University of Oklahoma Golf Course/Norman, Okla./Oct. 16-18, 2011
1.   Oklahoma        878   T9.   Kansas Stat            913
2.   Texas Tech      879   11.   Florida International  915
T3.  Florida State   883   12.   Coastal Carolina       918
T3.  Texas A&M       883   T13.  Michigan               919
5.   New Mexico      887   T13.  Redlands C.C.          919
6.   Kennesaw State  902   15.   Texas San Antonio      920
7.   Wisconsin       909   16.   Middle Tennessee State 921
8.   Kansas          911   17.   Oral Roberts           941
T9.  Texas State     913

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