Tara Ludwig Finishes 27th at the Ram Women's Fall Classic

Sept. 11, 2001

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

Wyoming junior Tara Ludwig shot a closing round 78 on Tuesday to tie for 27th out of 93 competitorsat the 2001 Colorado State Ram Fall Classic.

Ludwig, a junior from Portland, Ore., entered Tuesday's final round tied for 24th place. Ludwig ended with a 54-hole total of 231 --15-over par. She shot the low round of her career on Monday when she posted a 74 in the afternoon round. UW junior Kim Nissen also shot apersonal best round of 73 in the final round and tied for 50th. Mayumi Motoyama of Colorado State won the individual title at five-under par211.

Colorado State won the team competition with an 18-over par score of 882. Wyoming finished in 14th with a total of 963.

Seventeen teams competed in the two-day event over the par-72, 6,036-yard Ptarmigan Country Club Course southeast of Fort Collins.

First Day Results (Sept. 10, 2001)1. Colorado State 8822. Colorado 895 San Francisco 8954. Nevada 8975. Washington State 8986. Denver 9057. Northern Arizona 9128. Montana State 9229. Long Beach State 93110. Weber State 93711. North Texas 93812. Boise State 94713. McNeese State 94814. Wyoming 96315. Gonzaga 98316. Northern Colorado 98617. Mesa State 999

Wyoming Final Individual Results

Tara Ludwig Jr. Portland, Ore. Tie 27th 79 - 74 - 78 = 231Kim Nissen Jr. Lakewood, Colo. Tie 50th 81 - 84 - 73 = 238Alison McGuire Jr. Cheyenne, Wyo. Tie 74th 83 - 79 - 85 = 247Kelli Hanson Jr. Gillette, Wyo. 80th 83 - 84 - 83 = 250Ashley Cariveau So. Rapid City, S.D. 82nd 81 - 87 - 84 = 252