April 17, 2005
COLUMBUS, Ohio -
The Purdue women's golf team finished fifth in the 2005 Lady Buckeye Invitational on Sunday. The Boilermakers totaled 914 strokes over the two days.
Purdue fired a final-round 305. The Boilermakers were in sixth place after the first two rounds on Saturday. Michigan State won the event with a total of 886. Ohio State placed second with a total of 895 strokes.
Two Boilermakers finished in the top 15 overall.
Sophomore Myrte Eikenaar finished in fifth place individually with a total of 222 strokes. She fired a final-round 74. She carded a 71 in the second round on Saturday.
Junior Onnarin Sattayabanphot tied for 13th overall. She had a 78 on Sunday and totaled 227 over the three rounds.
Freshman Whitney Frykman finished in 28th place. She posted a 78 on Sunday and totaled 232 strokes. Sophomore Caroline Haase tied for 31st after a total of 234. Her 75 on Sunday, was the second lowest score final-round score for Purdue.
The event was hosted by Ohio State and held at the OSU Scarlet Course in Columbus. The course is a par 72, 6,201-yard layout.
The Boilermakers are in action again from April 22 to 24 in the Big Ten Championships in Ann Arbor, Mich.