March 31, 2013
The SDSU Farms Invitational:
Dates: Sunday, March 31-Tuesday, April 2
Course: The Farms Golf Club
Length: 6,202 (Par-72)
NU Result After First Round: 5th/15 teams
Live Stats: Golfstat.com
The Farms Invitational Results
RANCHO SANTA FE, Calif. - Northwestern sophomore Hana Lee is the individual leader after the first 18 holes at The SDSU Farms Invitational, played at The Farms Golf Club in Rancho Santa Fe, Calif. The Hacienda Heights, Calif., native is the only player in the field to shoot under par in Sunday's first round as she sits at 2-under 70.
Lee began the tournament on hole No. 1 and finished even on the front nine. She was 1-over following hole No. 15 but sunk three-straight birdies to finish at 2-under 70 for her ninth round of par or better on the season.
Another Wildcat, freshman Kaitlin Park, also sits in the top five after the first round. The Tustin, Calif., native shot a 1-over 73 and is tied for fourth. Park also began the day on hole No. 1 and was 3-under through the front nine with three birdies and six pars.
Lee and Park helped No. 29 Northwestern open the tournament in fifth place out of 15 teams. The Wildcats shot a 17-over 305 as a team and are one stroke ahead of eighth-ranked Arizona who sits in sixth at 18-over 306. Top-ranked Southern California leads the field at 10-over 298.
Northwestern begins the second round of The Farms Invitational Monday morning at 8:45 a.m. local time.
Northwestern - 5th/15 teams 305 (+17)
1 - Hana Lee - 70 (-2)
T4 - Kaitlin Park - 73 (+1)
T46 - Lauren Weaver - 80 (+8)
T55 - Suchaya Tangkamolprasert - 82 (+10)
T72 - Devon Brown - 85 (+13)
80 - Elizabeth Szokol - 89 (+17)*
* indicates Szokol is competing as an individual
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