Oct. 26, 2013
Stanford Golf Course • Stanford, Calif.
NU Result After Round Two: 7th/16 teams
STANFORD, Calif. -- Northwestern remains in the top half of the field at the Stanford Intercollegiate, Hosted by Condoleezza Rice, after the second round of competition wrapped up Saturday. Played on the par-71, 6,130-yard Stanford Golf Course, 20th-ranked Northwestern is seventh in the 16-team field at 10-over 578.
NU carded an 8-over 292 on Saturday and is three strokes ahead of No. 32 California and six in front of 11th-ranked Vanderbilt and 21st-ranked Kentucky, who are tied for ninth. The Wildcats are two strokes behind No. 33 Oregon heading into the final round of competition on Sunday. Second-ranked Southern California leads the field at 20-under 548.
On Saturday, it was sophomore Kaitlin Park leading the way for the Wildcats, posting a 1-under 70. On Friday, Park scored an even 71 and cut a stroke off her score on Saturday. Beginning on the first hole, Park had some trouble on hole No. 2 with a double-bogey, but bounced back nicely with six-straight pars and a birdie to end the front nine at 1-over. She then opened up the back nine with a birdie and back-to-back pars before a bogey on hole No. 13. She once again finished strong with three-straight pars and birdies on 17 and 18 to close out the back nine at 2-under. Park is currently tied for 12th with a two-round total of 1-under 141.
Senior Devon Brown had the second-best round of the day for Northwestern as she carded an even 71, cutting 10 strokes off her first round score. Brown is competing as an individual and had five birdies on Saturday.
Sophomore Suchaya Tangkamolprasert carded a 1-over 72 on Saturday, cutting three strokes off of her first round total.
Complete Northwestern results from the second round of the Stanford Intercollegiate can be found below. The Wildcats wrap up the final round of the fall season on Sunday.
Northwestern – 7th/16 teams – 286-292=578 (+10)
T12 - Kaitlin Park – 71-70=141 (-1)
T28 - Kacie Komoto – 69-75=144 (+2)
T41 - Hana Lee – 72-75=147 (+5)
T41 - Suchaya Tangkamolprasert – 75-72=147 (+5)
T54 - Elizabeth Szokol – 74-75=149 (+7)
T67 - Devon Brown – 81-71=152 (+10)*
* indicates player is competing as an individual
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