Johnson Adds Another Golfer to Cowgirl Program

August 4, 1999

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

University of Wyoming women's golfcoach Jill Johnson announced on Wednesday that Alison McGuire of Cheyenne,Wyo., will be joining the Cowgirl golf team in the fall of 1999.

McGuire won the state of Wyoming Junior Amateur Championship in Juneof 1999. She also won four high school tournaments her senior season atCheyenne Central High School on way to a second-place finish in the WyomingState High School Championships.

"Alison (McGuire) is a young woman who has really developed into asolid player over the past year," said Johnson. "She is extremelyintelligent, and brings with her an outstanding work ethic. I believe sheis just beginning to realize her potential, and with the dedication she hasshown toward improving her game, I think she has a bright future in collegegolf."

McGuire is the daughter of Janet and Pat McGuire of Cheyenne, Wyo.