Oct. 12, 1997

Women's Golf Finishes Second at Lady Kat Invitational

LEXINGTON, Ky.-Colleen Cashman and the Purdue Boilermakers Women's Golf team finished the weekend in second place at the 18-team Lady Kat Invitational hosted by the University of Kentucky. Cashman fired a three-over par 75 in the third round to lead her team as she finished in a tie for second in the individual standings, just two strokes behind Kasey Gant of Michigan State. Teammate Angela Blythe joined Cashman in the top ten by shooting a combined total of 228 over three rounds, including a one-over par 73 on Saturday. Purdue finished five strokes behind Kentucky in the team standings. The Boilermakers close out the fall season Oct. 20-21 at the San Diego State Fall Classic.

Individual

Colleen Cashman 71-78-75=224 T-2nd Angela Blythe 76-73-79=228 T-7th Stacy Orschell 80-77-77=234 T-22nd Kelly Beth Simmons 79-79-78=236 T-29th Johanna Gollings 76-78-82=236 T-29th

Team (Top five)

1. Kentucky 303-298-311=912 2. Purdue 302-306-309=917 3. Michigan State 300-309-312=921 4. Penn State 307-316-299=922 5. Vanderbilt 304-313-318=935