Stancato Led the Cowgirls to a 15th Place Finish at the MountainView Collegiate

March 21, 2015

TUCSON, Ariz. -

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The University of Wyoming women's golf team concluded the final round of the MountainView Collegiate with an 893 (+29) on the MountainView course in Tucson, Ariz. Wyoming finished in 15th place in the 20-team field. The Cowgirls had a first round of 301 (+13), shot a 293 (+5) for the second round and finished with a final round of 299 (+11). Wyoming's team score of 893 (+29) is the second lowest event score through 54 holes in school history. The Cowgirls beat the previous low of 897 at the Price "Give `Em" Five Intercollegiate in 2013.

"I'm very proud of the team for solid, competitive back to back performances," said UW head Coach Josey Stender. "It was great to see Sam's complete game and lead the team."

Senior Samantha Stancato led the Cowgirls finishing tied for 34th. She carded a final round of 75 (+3) for a tally of 220 (+4). Sophomore Taylor Dorans followed firing a round of 75 (+3) ending with a 223 (+7), tying for 50th place.

"The team has shown tremendous improvement from the fall and I'm really looking forward to capping off the season with our home tournament and Mountain West tournament," Stender added.

Junior Emily Woodard shot a 75 (+3) for a total score of 226 (+10), tying her for 65th. Sophomore Mackenzie Barrie notched the lowest score of the day for UW, with a 74 (+2) for a scorecard of 227 (+11). Redshirt freshman Gabrielle Gibson closed the event for the Cowgirls with a final round of 78 (+6) for a 239 (+23).

Ohio State won the tournament after the final round with an 856 (-8). FIU's Meghan MacLaren won the individual title with a total of 209 (-7).

The Cowgirls return hosting the Wyoming Cowgirl Classic in Maricopa, Ariz., on April 6 and 7.

Wyoming Results:
T-34th Samantha Stancato - 73 (+1) - 72 (E) - 75 (+3) = 220 (+4)
T-50th Taylor Dorans - 71 (-1) - 77 (+5) - 75 (+3) = 223 (+7)
T-65th Emily Woodard - 82 (+10) - 69 (-3) - 75 (+3) = 226 (+10)
69th Mackenzie Barrie - 78 (+6) - 75 (+3) - 74 (+2) = 227 (+11)
T-98th Gabrielle Gibson - 79 (+7) - 82 (+10) - 78 (+6) = 239 (+23)