Boise State in 15th at Fresno State Lexus Classic

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FRESNO, Calif. (3/7/2011) - The Boise State women’s golf team sits in 15th-place after the first day of the Fresno State Lexus Classic in Fresno, Calif.  The Broncos struggled Monday afternoon in their spring opener carding a two-round team score of 661 (+85) at Copper River Country Club. Freshman Jenna Leurquin led Boise State over today’s 36-holes tallying a 18-over 162, tied for 49th.

UC Davis holds a solid 10-stroke lead after today’s rounds. The Aggies turned in a two-round total of 25-over 601, followed by the University of San Francisco who shot a 35-over 611. Boise State opened the day with a 327 (+39) on the first 18 holes, then shot a 334 (+46) during the second round. The Broncos will start tomorrow’s final round 60 strokes back of UC Davis with a 661 (+85).

On the individual side of the event, San Francisco’s Katrina Hegge seized the lead after this afternoon’s rounds firing a 1-over 145. Miki Ueoka of Santa Clara University is close behind with a 2-over 146.

Leurquin leads Boise State after two rounds by recording a 6-over 78 in the first session followed by a 12-over 84 on the second 18. She will begin tomorrow’s final round in a four-way tie for 49th. One stroke back is Katie Somers who finished with a 19-over 163 with round scores of 82 (+10) and 81 (+9), tied for 53rd.

Lori Harper carded the third-best score on the day for the Broncos with a 23-over 167 (84-83), followed by Michelle Gooding (84-86) and Jennifer Henningsson (83-87) who tied with 26-over 170’s.

The final round will be played Tuesday morning at Copper River Country Club. 
 


Day One Summary

Fresno State Lexus Classic
March 7, 2011
Fresno, California
Copper River Country Club (Par 72 - 6072 yards)
Host: Fresno State  


Individual Results (Top-5 and Boise State)

1.  Katrina Hegge, San Francisco (73-72--145, +1)
2.  Miki Ueoka, Santa Clara (69-77--146, +2)
T3.  Alice Kim, UC Davis (72-75--147, +3)
T3.  Amy Simanton, UC Davis (74-73--147, +3)
5.  Louisa Lies, Fresno State (78-71--149, +5)

T49.  Jenna Leurquin, Boise State (78-84--162, +18)
T53.  Katie Somers, Boise State (82-81--163, +19)
T68.  Lori Harper, Boise State (84-83--167, +23)
T76.  Michelle Gooding, Boise State (84-86--170, +26)
T76.  Jennifer Henningsson (83-87--170, +26)

Team Results
1.  UC Davis (295-306--601, +25)
2.  San Francisco (309-302--611, +35)
3.  Cal Poly (306-307--613, +37)
4.  Portland State (304-311--615, +39)
5.  Santa Clara (303-314--617, +41)
6.  UC Irvine (310-308--618, +42)
T7.  UTEP (317-306--623, +47)
T7.  UC Riverside (310-313--623, +47)
9.  Nevada (317-307--624, +48)
10.  Fresno State (321-315--636, +60)
11.  Kansas State (317-326--643, +67)
12.  CSU Fullerton (323-323--646, +70)
13.  Sacramento State (328-325--653, +77)
14.  Seattle (328-328--656, +80)
15.  Boise State (327-334--661, +85)
16.  Portland (328-336--664, +88)