Wyoming's Santesson Collects McLeodUSA MWC Women's Golfer Of The Week

March 17, 2000

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

University of Wyoming junior Jessi Santesson isthe McLeodUSA Mountain West Conference Women?s Golfer of the Week afterleading the Cowgirls to a 3rd place finish in the Boise State Invitationalin Boise, Idaho.

Santesson, a Worland, Wyo. (Worland High School) product, finished 1st outof 27 competitors with a four over par score (74-72) for a total of 146. Sheclaimed the tournament title with a win on the first hole of a playoff afterhaving tied with Jamie Jou of Boise State at the end of the regulation 36holes. This marks Santesson?s first win as a collegiate golfer.

McLeodUSA Mountain West Conference Women?s Golfer of the Week: March 2 ?Heather Rollo, So., SDSU. March 16 ? Jessi Santesson, Jr., WYO.