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Boise State Takes 15th at Fresno State Lexus Classic

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FRESNO, Calif. (3/8/2011) - Jenna Leurquin shot a career-low even-par 72 on the final round of the Fresno State Lexus Classic to lead Boise State with a three-round score of 18-over 234. The Broncos as a team recorded their top round of the competition with a 318 (+30) Tuesday morning at Copper River Country Club in Fresno, Calif.  Boise State finished its spring opener in 15th-place with a final tally of 979 (+115).

Eighth-ranked UC Davis ran away with the team title with a 29-over 893. The Aggies shot a 4-over 292 on today’s final round to out pace Cal Poly who finished second at 910 (+46) and San Francisco in third at 913 (+49).

San Francisco’s Katrina Hegge took home the individual medalist honors with an even-par 216. She shot a 1-under 71 on the final 18 this morning. UC Davis’ Alice Kim climbed to second-place with a even-par 72 today giving her a final score of 3-over 219. 

Leurquin led Boise State throughout the three rounds finishing 18-strokes off first place. Katie Somers and Michelle Gooding tied for the second-best score for the Broncos at 32-over 248, followed by Lori Harper with a 34-over 250 and Jennifer Henningsson at 39-over 255.

Boise State will be back in action next week when the Broncos travel to Honolulu, Hawaii, for the Dr. Donnis Thompson Invite.


Final Tournament Summary

Fresno State Lexus Classic
March 8, 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 (73-72-71--216, E)
2.    Alice Kim, UC Davis (72-75-72--219, +3)
3.    Miki Ueoka, Santa Clara (69-77-75--221, +5)
4.    Amy Simanton, UC Davis (74-73-75--222, +6)
5.    Taylor Yoshitake, Cal Poly (75-78-70--223, +7)

T30.    Jenna Leurquin, Boise State (78-84-72--234, +18)
T68.    Katie Somers, Boise State (82-81-85--248, +32)
T68.    Michelle Gooding, Boise State (84-86-78--248, +32)
T72.    Lori Harper, Boise State (84-83-83--250, +34)
T78.    Jennifer Henningsson, Boise State (83-87-85--255, +39)

Team Results
1.    UC Davis (295-306-292--893, +29)
2.    Cal Poly (306-307-297--910, +46)
3.    San Francisco (309-302-302--913, +49)
4.    Portland State (304-311-301--916, +52)
T5.    Santa Clara (303-314-304--921, +57)
T5.    UC Irvine (310-308-303--921, +57)
7.    UC Riverside (310-313-301--924, +60)
8.    Nevada (317-307-302--926, +62)
9.    UTEP (317-306-305--928, +64)
10.    Fresno State (321-315-309--945, +81)
11.    Kansas State (317-326-308--951, +87)
12.    Seattle (328-328-310--966, +102)
13.    CSU Fullerton (323-323-321--967, +103)
14.    Sacramento State (328-325-322--975, +111)
15.    Boise State (327-334-318--979, +115)
16.    Portland (328-336-331--995, +131)