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Seminole Women’s Golf Team Finishes In Eighth Place At Lady Puerto Rico Classic

Feb. 10, 2009




RIO GRANDE, Puerto Rico –
Three-time All-American Caroline Westrup finished in 12th place in the individual standings and the Seminole women’s golf team finished in eighth place in the team standings as competition in the Lady Puerto Rico Classic at the Coco Beach Golf Club came to a close on Tuesday.

Purdue, which took the overall team lead in the second round, earned the run-away victory in the event with a 21 stroke victory over Tennessee. Purdue was led the Maria Hernandez (tied for first), Maude Aimee Leblanc (tied for fourth) and Thea Hoffmeister (tied for seventh) as the Boilermakers had four golfers finish in the top four in the individual standings. Hernandez and Laura Nochta of Indiana shared individual medalist honors with three-over par scores of 219.

The Seminoles were led in the final round by sophomore Macarena Silva and senior Sara Young who shot identical scores of 76. The 76 for Silva was her second best score of the tournament; she shot a 74 in the first round. The 76 for Young was her best of the event and was only one stroke off her career-low score. Young improved her scores in each of the final two rounds of the event as she carded totals of 79-77-76 for a 54-hole total of 232.

The Seminoles continue their spring season as they play at the UCF Challenge at the Red Tail Golf Club in Sorrento, Fla., March 8-10.

Lady Puerto Rico Classic/Coco Beach Golf Course/Par 72
Rio Grande, Puerto Rico/February 8-10, 2008/Final Florida State Results
8/16.   Florida State      305   313   310   928
T12.    Caroline Westrup   73    74    80    227
T30.    Macarena Silva     74    82    76    232
T30.    Sara Young         79    77    76    232
T69.    Lauren Cousart     79    80    83    242
78.     Lacey Agnew        85    82    78    245

Lady Puerto Rico Classic/Coco Beach Golf Course/Par 72
Rio Grande, Puerto Rico/February 8-10, 2008/Final Team State Results
1.   Purdue            888  9.    Northwestern   930
2.   Tennessee         909  10.   Minnesota      933
T3.  Georgia           910  T11.  Oklahoma       935
T3.  NC State          910  T11.  Michigan       935
5.   Texas Christian   916  13.   Iowa State     936
6.   Kent State        921  14.   Indiana        937
7.   New Mexico        923  15.   Texas Tech     942
8.   Florida State     928  16.   Wisconsin      948

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