Oct. 8, 2002
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. –
The Florida State University women’s golf team is ranked 24th in this week’s national GolfWeek/Sagarin poll following its ninth place finish in the Franklin Street Trust/Tar Heel Invitational. The Seminoles are ranked third among Atlantic Coast Conference teams behind only No. 5 Duke and No. 15 North Carolina. The Seminoles were ranked 15th in last week’s poll.
Florida State finished in a tie for ninth place in the team standings and senior Kristin Tamulis finished in a tie for 15th-place in the individual standings at the Tar Heel Invitational at Finley Golf Course. It was the second top-10 finish in two events of the fall for the Seminoles.
The Seminoles finished fourth at the third annual Chrysler ACC/SEC Challenge which was played at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort Sept. 27-29. At the ACC/SEC Challenge, the Seminoles finished as the second-highest ranking ACC team behind only Duke and ahead of North Carolina, Wake Forest and NC State. Auburn, currently ranked No. 4 in the nation, won the event.
Florida State continues its four-event fall schedule as it plays in the Lady Paladin Invitational in Furman, S.C., Oct. 25-27.