Lady Tigers in 10th Place after First Day of Baylor Tournament
Go Tigers! Sophomore Ashley Burross competes for the first time this year at the Baylor-Tapatio Springs Shootout.
Go Tigers!
Sophomore Ashley Burross competes for the first time this year at the Baylor-Tapatio Springs Shootout.
Go Tigers!

March 24, 2005

BOERNE, Texas - Scoring an opening round 323 (+35) on Thursday, the University of Memphis women's golf team is in 10th place at the fifth annual Baylor-Tapatio Springs Shootout.

The Lady Tigers were led by sophomores Stacey Tate and Meghan Mahoney who both finished in the top 30 individually. Tate shot a 6-over-par 78 in the first round of the three-day tournament after scoring a 36 in the front nine. She finished tied for 22nd while Mahoney ended the day in a tie for 27th with a seven-over-par 79.

Sophomore Ashley Burross made her first tournament appearance of the 2004-05 season. The Scottsdale, Arizona native is tied for 70th place with a 85 (13-over). Burross appeared in seven tournaments last year, averaging an 88.4 round average.

Other Lady Tigers to compete were sophomore Cameron Barber who shot an 82 (10-over) and junior Bernie Rosero who scored a 84 (12-over).

Host Baylor shot a seven-over-par 295 Thursday and holds a six-stroke lead over Michigan after the first round. Michigan freshman Isabelle Grendreau shot a 36-35 Thursday to lead the field of 98 with a one-under 71 through the first round.

Trailing Baylor and Michigan (301) in the team standings is Oklahoma, 11 strokes back after carding a first-round 306. SMU stands fourth with a 314, and UTEP is in fifth at 315. Rounding out the top 10 are Texas Tech (sixth place - 316), Florida International (seventh place - 321) and Arkansas Little Rock and Eastern Michigan (eighth place tie - 322). The field of 18 teams includes five schools ranked among the nation's Top 50 according to Golfstat.com.

 

 

The 2005 Baylor-Tapatio Springs Shootout continues with a second round Friday of 18 holes beginning at 7:45 a.m. CST at Tapatio Springs Golf Resort, a 6,007-yard, par 72 course.

Par: 72 Yardage: 6007

Fin. School Scores 1 Baylor University 295 +7 2 Michigan, U. of 301 +13 3 Oklahoma, U. of 306 +18 4 SMU 314 +26 5 Texas El Paso, U. of 315 +27 6 Texas Tech Univ 316 +28 7 Fla. International 321 +33 8 Arkansas-Little Rock 322 +34 Eastern Michigan 322 +34 10 Memphis, Univ. of 323 +35 11 Xavier University 326 +38 12 Toledo, U. of 327 +39 13 Texas-Pan American 329 +41 Wisconsin, U. of 329 +41 15 Sam Houston St. U. 330 +42 16 TX A&M CorpusChristi 335 +47 17 Arkansas State Univ. 349 +61 18 McLennan CC 351 +63

10 Memphis, Univ. of 323 T22 Stacey Tate 78 T27 Meghan Mahoney 79 T41 Cameron Barber 82 T57 Bernie Rosero 84 T70 Ashley Burross 85

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