Wyoming Cowgirl Golf Team Opens Spring Season at Lady Aztec Invite

Feb. 17, 2003


San Diego, Calif. - The University of Wyoming women'sgolf team opened its 2003 spring season at the Lady Aztec InvitationalMonday in San Diego, Calif. The Cowgirls shot a first round 333 to finishthe day in a three way tie for tenth place with Southwest Missouri State andWeber State. Kansas shot a first round 304 to take the top spot in the 15team tournament.

Wyoming's top individual finisher in the first round was senior AlisonBehind McGuirewas sophomore Sahla Hanson with a 10-over par 83, which placed her in a tiefor 40th.

The low round on the first day of the tournament was shot by JenniferBawanan of Kansas with a one-under par performance of 71. Bawanan has a onestroke lead going into the final round of play over Shayna Miyajima of SanDiego State.

The 2003 Lady Aztec Invitational is a two day, 36-hole tournament held atLake San Marcos Country Club in Lake Marcos, Calif. The course measures at5,905 yards and is a played to a par 72.

The Cowgirls will look to improve on their scores when the tournamentresumes on Tuesday at 9 a.m.

Wyoming Individual ResultsClassScoresPlaceAlison McGuire (Cheyenne, Wyo.)Sr.40-41=81Tie 31stShala Hanson (Lake Oswego, Ore.)So.42-41=83Tie 40thBailey Adcock (Sugarland, Tex.)Fr.42-42=84Tie 48thMimi Urish (Lander, Wyo.)Sr.44-41=85Tie 57thKim Nissen (Lakewood, Colo.)Sr.43-43=86Tie 64th

Team Standings1.Kansas304 (+16)2. San Diego State305 (+17)3. Texas Tech307 (+19)4. CSU-Northridge310 (+22)5. Colorado State311 (+23)6. Sacramento State315 (+27)7. Cal Poly319 (+31)8. UC-Riverside321 (+33)9. Portland325 (+37)10.Wyoming333 (+45)SW Missouri State333 (+45)Weber State333 (+45)13.CSU-San Marcos334 (+46)14. CSU-Monterey Bay346 (+58)15. Wichita State351 (+63)