UPS Win NWC Spring Golf Tournament; Bearcats Finish Eighth

TACOMA, WA — Helen Blauser shot a 197 over two rounds for the Bearcat’s top finish as the Willamette University women’s golf team finished eighth in the Northwest Conference Spring tournament at Fircrest Golf Club Thursday and Friday.

The University of Puget Sound, the host team, won the team trophy with a total score of 736. Scores from the top four golfers at each school counted in the two-day, 36-hole tournament.

For Willamette, Michelle Benrath shot a 206, Ashley Buchheit fired a 213 and Ashley Tallmadge shot 223. The Bearcats had the youngest team at the conference tourney, with one sophomore and three freshmen competing.

Linfield’s Leslie Wheeley won the individual title with a 158. Pacific University finished second in the team competition.


NWC WOMEN’S SPRING GOLF TOURNAMENT
March 10 & 11, 2005
Fircrest Golf Club – Tacoma, Washington
Host – University of Puget Sound

Lewis & Clark
Mari Kotake 45-48-93 49-43-92 185
Tessa Diebel 42-45-87 44-46-90 177 6th Place Individual
Lauren DiPaola 49-49-98 53-50-103 201
Marianna Gordon 49-44-93
Kelly Terrell 47-49-96 55-49-104 200
Carly Wright 52-48-100
374 378 752 3rd Place Team

Linfield
Leslie Wheeler 40-41-81 37-40-77 158 1st Place Individual
Jennifer Reardon 55-50-105 58-56-114 219
Breanne Ellis 53-52-105 53-51-104 209
Katie Bomberger 51-45-96 53-55-108 214
387 403 790 5th Place Team

Pacific
Kilah Sime 45-48-93
Molly Lindbloom 43-41-84 40-41-81 165 T2nd Place Individual
Sarah Shelton 48-49-97 45-46-91 188
Ashley Billingsley 46-47-93 48-52-100 193
Kelly Hartley 54-54-108 44-52-96 204
382 361 743 2nd Place Team

Pacific Lutheran
Lindy Ramstad 49-48-97 44-47-91 188
Angela Grossklaus 40-43-83 45-48-93 176 5th Place Individual
Kelli Barclay 49-52-101 52-45-97 198
Ashley 53-51-104 44-48-92 196
385 373 758 4th Place Team

Puget Sound
Emily Lau 44-44-88 38-39-77 165 T2nd Place Individual
Laura Stafford 47-47-94 45-50-95 189
Adrienne Parrish 49-51-100 48-40-88 188
Jenn Grant 45-49-94 51-52-103 197
Kristine Juhola 52-51-103 51-49-100 203
Jill Lyon 54-54-108 53-49-102 210
376 360 736 1st Place Team

Whitman
Alexa Hambleton 48-45-93 50-42-92 185
Diana Kusunoki 57-51-108 54-47-101 209
Tamera Carley 53-49-102 48-50-98 200
Jen Speakman 56-54-110 53-48-101 211
Martha Hansen 69-59-128 65-63-128 256
Mary Reigel 56-59-115 52-52-104 219
411 392 803 6th Place Team

Whitworth
Kelli Parker 43-42-85 47-43-90 175 4th Place Individual
Sarah Shogren 47-44-91 46-43-89 180
Dani Bielec 59-57-116 54-57-111 227
Renee Huggins 63-59-122 57-62-119 241
414 409 823 7th Place Team

Willamette
Ashley Tallmadge 61-58-119 51-53-104 223
Helen Blauser 51-52-103 48-46-94 197
Ashley Buchheit 51-55-106 53-56-109 215
Michelle Benrath 53-49-102 49-55-104 206
430 411 841 8th Place Team