Wyoming Women's Golf Team Finishes 14th at the Denver Intercollegiate

Sept. 25, 2001

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

The 2001 University of Denver Intercollegiate concluded on Tuesday with the Wyoming Cowgirlsfinishing in 14th place in the field of 14 teams. Wyoming finished the tournament with a 36-hole total of 676. The DU Pioneers captured theteam title with a final score of 599.

"We played better today, improving our total score by 10 strokes," said UW women's golf coach Jill Johnson. "Kim (Nissen) shot an 82,as did Alison (McGuire), but no one could really put together a great round for us. Ashley Cariveau, who was playing as an individual, shot aseven-over par round of 79, which was an outstanding round.

"I was pleased with the improvement from day one, but now we have to build on that improvement next week when we travel to theUniversity of Idaho."

The individual champion was Kelly Schaub of Denver. Schaub shot a two-round total of 138. Her six-under par total was the onlysub-par total for the two-day tournament.

The Denver Intercollegiate featured two 18-hole rounds, one each on Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 24 and 25. The tournament wasplayed at the Highlands Ranch Golf Course in Highlands Ranch, Colo. The course measured 6,252 yards and played to a par of 72.

Wyoming's next tournament is the University of Idaho Lady Vandal Invitational on Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 1 and 2 in Moscow,Idaho.

Wyoming Individual Results

Kim Nissen Jr. Lakewood, Colo.Tied 66th 84-82=166 (+22)Kelli Hanson Jr. Gillette, Wyo.Tied 69th 81-86=167 (+23)Tara Ludwig Jr. Portland, Ore.74th 87-83=170 (+26)Alison McGuire Jr. Cheyenne, Wyo.Tied 76th 93-82=175 (+31)Aryn Cariveau So. Rapid City, S.D.78th 91-87=178 (+34)

Wyoming Players Competing as Individuals

Ashley Cariveau So. Rapid City, S.D.Tied 66th 87-79=166 (+22)

Final Results (Sept. 25 2001)

1. Denver 5992. BYU 6043. Colorado State 6064. Colorado 6095. San Diego State 6106. Iowa State 6147. Nebraska 6158. Nevada 6179. Hawaii 62010. Northern Arizona 62111. Portland 62512. Weber State 641 Portland State 64114. Wyoming 676