October 8, 2003 - by

Seminole Women’s Golf Team Finishes Fifth at NMSU Tournament

Oct. 8, 2003




LAS CRUCES, N.M. –
The Florida State University women’s golf team finished in fifth place in the team standings and Seminole senior Katie Quinney finished in a tie for sixth place in the individual standings as competition in Price’s Give ‘Em Five Intercollegiate was completed at the New Mexico State University Golf Course. It marked the second consecutive top-five finish for the Seminoles who won the team title at the University of Alabama Intercollegiate two weeks ago.


Florida State, ranked 18th in the nation by GolfWeek Magazine, finished with a three-round total of 906. The Seminoles finished 15 strokes behind No. 7 Oklahoma, which claimed the team championship. Christine Boucher of Kansas State claimed medalist honors in the individual standings with a 54-hole total of 213.


Quinney (Atlantic Beach, Fla.) earned her second consecutive top ten finish as she was among five players who completed the event with a three-round total of 223. She carded a near career-low tying 71 in the third round to finished the event at seven-strokes over par. Quinney finished in third place at the University of Alabama Intercollegiate two weeks ago and has now earned seven top-10 finishes during her collegiate career.


Senior Alison Curdt (St. Louis, Mo.) finished in a tie for 11th place in the individual standings with a three-day total of 224. She carded a 74 in the third round to earn her second consecutive top-15 individual finish. Curdt finished in fourth place in the Alabama Intercollegiate.


Sophomore Caroline Larsson (Danderyd, Sweden) and senior Carrie Sordel (Windermere, Fla.) finished in a tie for 29th place with identical 54-hole scores of 229. Larsson closed the event with a 76 in the third round while Sordel finished with a 79. Freshman Jaclyn Burch (Wildwood, Mo.) finished in a tie for 44th place with a total of 236.


Florida State plays host to the fourth annual ACC/SEC Challenge Oct. 24-26 at the Raven Course at the Sandestin Beach and Golf Club. The event is the jewel of the Seminoles’ schedule.


Price’s Give Em Five Intercollegiate/Par 72
New Mexico State University Golf Course/Las Cruces, N.M. (Final Florida State Results)

5/14 Florida State 293 312 298 906
T6. Katie Quinney 74 78 71 223
T11. Alison Curdt 70 80 74 224
T29. Caroline Larsson 76 77 76 229
T29. Carrie Sordel 73 77 79 229
T44. Jaclyn Burch 76 83 77 236


Price’s Give Em Five Intercollegiate/Par 72
New Mexico State University Golf Course/Las Cruces, N.M. (Final Team Results)

1. Oklahoma 888 9. Arizona State 935
2. Baylor 890 10. Texas El Paso 936
3. Louisiana State 901 11. Hawaii 939
4. Texas Tech 902 12. Arkansas Little Rock 944
5. Florida State 903 13. Western New Mexico 946
6. Kansas State 906 14. Texas A&M CC 952
7. San Jose State 919 15. Northern Arizona 955
8. New Mexico State 925 16. North Texas 968

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