Second Round of NCAA Championships Will Resume Thursday Morning

PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM Margaux Vanmol shot an even-par 72 in the second round.
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Margaux Vanmol shot an even-par 72 in the second round.
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May 22, 2013

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ATHENS, Ga. - The second round of the 2013 NCAA Division I Women's Golf Championships was suspended at approximately 8 p.m. ET on Wednesday evening with four groups remaining on the course.

Teams from Arizona, Northwestern and UC Davis have one group remaining on the course on hole No. 9.

Teams from Auburn, Michigan State and San Jose State have three groups remaining on holes No. 17 and No. 18.

There was about a two-hour weather delay due to storms in the area beginning about 5 p.m.

Purdue was tied for fifth with Stanford when play was suspended for the evening. The Boilermakers shot a 289 for the second straight day, for a total of 578.

The conclusion of the second round will begin at 7:25 a.m. ET and round three will begin at 7:30 and 7:33 a.m. as originally scheduled. For details and current standings, check ncaa.com.

Top-ranked Southern California set a course and NCAA Championships record with a 276 in the second round and with a team score of 560, has a 12-stroke lead over No. 2 Alabama (288-284=572). No. 3 Duke shot a 289 and is in third place with a two-round total of 575.

Alabama's Stephanie Meadow has the individual lead after carding a 67 on Wednesday for a total of 136. Annie Park, a freshman from Southern California also shot a 67 in the second round and is just one stroke behind in second place at 137.

The Boilermakers were led by their underclassmen in the second round. Sophomore Aurora Kan shot a 71 for the second-straight day and freshman Margaux Vanmol improved her score by eight strokes from the first round, carding an even-par 72.

Purdue's three seniors, Laura Gonzalez-Escallon, Paula Reto and Kishi Sinha all fired 73s on Wednesday.