Memphis Finishes 16th at Edwin Watts/Palmetto Intercollegiate
Nov. 1, 2005
For Immediate Release
Kiawah Island, S.C. - The University of Memphis women's golf team finished the final two rounds of the Edwin Watts/Palmetto Intercollegiate with a 328 and 311 on Tuesday to place 16th out of 19 teams with a 957 three-round total.
Freshman Rachel Larson paced the Tigers with a 78-80-80--238 to finish in a tie for 49th individually in the team's final tournament of the fall schedule. Junior Stacey Tate shot the low team round in the event with a 76 in the third round to finish tied for 56th with a 240. Rounding out the rest of the Memphis squad, junior Cameron Barber tied for 71st with a 81-79-85--245, sophomore Kayla Stewart tied for 76th with a 87-84-77--248 and Kathryn O'Rourke tied for 79th with a 80-91-78--249.
The Intercollegiate was hosted by the College of Charleston at the Oak Point Golf Course. Charleston placed second in the tournament with a 913, one-stroke behind tournament champion the University of Idaho. The University of Nebraska placed third with a 914.
Idaho's Renee Skidmore took medalist honors with a 74-75-71--220 to finish four over. Louisville's Adrienne White placed second individually with a 76-74-71--221.
Edwin Watts/Palmetto Intercollegiate
16 Memphis, Univ. of 318 328 311 957 T49 Rachel Larson 78 80 80 238 T56 Stacey Tate 79 85 76 240 T71 Cameron Barber 81 79 85 245 T76 Kayla Stewart 87 84 77 248 T79 Kathryn O'Rourke 80 91 78 249