Women's Golf tied for 13th at Dallas Athletic Club Invitational

PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM Freshman August Kim had the Boilermakers' best improvement from Friday to Saturday
PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM
Freshman August Kim had the Boilermakers' best improvement from Friday to Saturday
PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM

April 5, 2014

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DALLAS, Texas – After two days of competition, the Purdue women’s golf team is tied for 13th place at the Dallas Athletic Club/Southern Methodist University (SMU) Invitational. The Boilermakers shot a second-round 312 on Saturday, led by junior Aurora Kan’s three-over, 75, and have a total score of 627 heading into the third and final day.

 

 Kan’s round was very consistent, making 12 pars, gaining strokes on No. 6 and No. 12, while giving a few back on No. 1, No. 9, No. 14 and No. 17. Sophomore Anna Appert Lund turned in Saturday’s second-best score for the Boilermakers, posting a four-over, 76, while freshman August Kim rebounded from a tough opening round to record a six-over, 78. Sophomore Brooke Beegle and freshman Ashley Yarbrough tied for the final team mark of the day at 11-over, 83.

 

Kan and Appert Lund are tied for 23rd overall in the individual standings at nine-over for the tournament, while Kim, Yarbrough and Beegle are all tied for 76th at 19-over. Baylor remains atop the leaderboard at 15-over, 591, while LSU is four shots back at 19-over 595 and North Carolina is third at 21-over, 597. North Carolina’s Elizabeth Mallett has a strong hold on the individual lead at three-under, 141, owning a five-shot lead on the field.

 

Play concludes tomorrow opening with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. (CT), as the Boilermakers open play on the back side at holes 14 through 16. Live results continue to be available at Golfstat.com.