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    'Cats Conclude Day Two of 2012 B1G Championships

    NUSPORTSDOTCOM
    Alex Lederhausen shaved six strokes off her first round score in Saturday's second round of 18.

    NUSPORTSDOTCOM
    Alex Lederhausen shaved six strokes off her first round score in Saturday's second round of 18.
    NUSPORTSDOTCOM

    April 28, 2012

    Event: 2012 Big Ten Championships
    Course: The Donald Ross Course at French Lick Resort • French Lick, Ind.
    Course Info: Par 72, 6,156 yards
    NU Result After Day Two: T-6th/12 teams • 307-304=611 (+35)
    Tomorrow’s Schedule: Third and final round begins at 7 a.m. CT
    Results: Golfstat.com

    B1G Championships Second Round Results Get Acrobat Reader

    FRENCH LICK, Ind. – Northwestern shaved three strokes off its first-round score at the 2012 Big Ten Championships in Saturday’s second round at the Donald Ross Course. The ’Cats shot a 16-over 304 and are tied for sixth with Nebraska after a two-round total of 611 (+35).
     
    Freshman Hana Lee (Hacienda Heights, Calif./Wilson) continues to lead the NU group of six. She shot a 3-over 75 Saturday, the same score as round one, and is tied for 14th at 6-over 150.
     
    Fellow freshman Brittany May (Poway, Calif./Poway) and junior Anne Ormson (Granger, Ind./St. Joseph’s) each improved a stroke in the second round, posting a 4-over 76. Both have an identical score of 9-over 153, tying for 23rd.
     
    Sophomore Devon Brown (Rancho Santa Fe, Calif./Cathedral Catholic) and junior Lauren Weaver (Scottsdale, Ariz./Cactus Shadows) are tied for 36th at 13-over 157. Brown posted a second-round score of 6-over 78 while Weaver had a 7-over 79.
     
    Senior Alex Lederhausen (Hinsdale, Ill./Hinsdale Central) had the biggest improvement for the Wildcats in the second round, shaving six strokes off her first round total. She shot a 5-over 77 and is tied for 47th at 16-over 160.
     
    NU and Nebraska are seven strokes behind Illinois and Purdue who are both tied for fourth (604). The ’Cats have a sizable eight-stroke lead on eighth-place Minnesota (619) and nine-stroke advantage on ninth-place Iowa (620). Michigan State leads the 12-team field at 14-over 590 while Ohio State is second at 19-over 595.
     
    The final round of the 2012 Big Ten Championships begins tomorrow at 7 a.m. CT.
     
    2012 Big Ten Championships
    NU: T-6th/12 • 307-304=611 (+35)

    T14 – Hana Lee – 75-75=150 (+6)
    T23 – Brittany Mai – 77-76=153 (+9)
    T23 – Anne Ormson – 77-76=153 (+9)
    T36 – Lauren Weaver – 78-79=157 (+13)
    T36 – Devon Brown – 79-78=157 (+13)
    T47 – Alex Lederhausen – 83-77=160 (+16)

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