Oct. 5, 1997
Women's Golf Finishes in Second at Wolverine Invitational
ANN ARBOR, Mich.-- The 13-team Women's Wolverine Invitational concluded Sunday with the Purdue Boilermakers claiming second place behind the play of Senior Colleen Cashman and junior Angela Blythe. Going into Sunday's action, Purdue trailed second place Northwestern by two strokes but the play of Cashman and Blythe propelled them past Northwestern into second place. Cashman fired a third-round low of 75 as she and Blythe finished in a tie for fourth place in the individual standings. Indiana finished in first in the team standings by placing five golfers in the top ten. Senior Heather Hasselberg and sophomores Stacy Orschell and Kelly Beth Simmons also finished in the top 20 for Purdue.
Individual Scores: Colleen Cashman 79-79-75=233 T-4th Angela Blythe 78-75-80=233 T-4th Stacy Orschell 85-81-78=244 T-15th Kelly Beth Simmons 79-81-86=246 T-20th Heather Hasselberg 82-81-83=246 T-20th Johanna Gollings 82-87-89=258 T-43rd Team Scores (Top five): Indiana 304-307-309=920 Purdue 318-316-316=950 Northwestern 321-311-327=959 Michigan State 318-320-331=969 SW Missouri State 323-331-338=992
Purdue will be in action again next weekend at the Lady Kat Invitational hosted by Kentucky.