Women's Golf

Cowgirls Battle Weather on Final Day of Kiawah Island Classic

Taylor Dorans

Taylor Dorans

March 4, 2014

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. -

Final Results Get Acrobat Reader

The Cowgirl golf team battled cold temperatures turning in a 323 (+35) on the final day of the Kiawah Island Classic hosted by College of Charleston at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort on Tuesday. The real feel temperature on the Oak Course of the Kiawah Island Golf Resort reached 29 degrees.  The Cowgirls ended the tournament at 962 (+98) finishing 21st in the 36-team event that is the largest collegiate golf tournament in the country.

“I saw a lot of good things from the team,” UW head coach Josey Stender said. “It was such a good tournament with a great field and now we need to focus on what we need to improve on before next event.”

Freshman Taylor Dorans and senior Emily Wood led the Cowgirls on the final day of play each turning in score cards of 79 (+7). Dorans finished the event tied for 101st with a three-round tally of 240 (+24). Wood ended play at 241 (+25) finishing tied for 105th.

Senior Stacey Blunt was the Cowgirls’ top finisher in the tournament at 233 (+17) finishing tied for 57th place. She turned in an 80 (+8) in Tuesday’s final round. Junior Samantha Stancato turned in a score of 85 (+13) on Tuesday ending the tournament tied for 131st with a tally of 248 (+32). Sophomore Kathleen Kershisnik rounded out the Cowgirl lineup finishing the final round at 85 (+13) and the tournament at 254 (+38).

No. 37 Kent State won the team title turning in a 892 (+28). Penn State came in second with a tally of 906 (+42). High Point rounded out the top three with a score of 907 (+43). Boston College’s Katia Joo and Kent State’s Wad Phaewchimplee tied for the individual title turning in scores of 220 (+4).

The Cowgirls return to the course on March 17-18 at the BYU Entrada Classic in St. George, Utah.

Wyoming Final Individual Results

T57         Stacey Blunt: 77 (+5) - 76 (+4) - 80 (+8) = 233 (+17)

T101       Taylor Dorans: 78 (+6) - 83 (+11) - 79 (+7) = 240 (+24)

T105       Emily Wood: 78 (+6) - 84 (+12) - 79 (+7) = 241 (+25)

T131       Samantha Stancato: 79 (+7) - 84 (+12) - 79 (+7) = 248 (+32)

T143       Kathleen Kershisnik: 84 (+12) - 85 (+13) - 85 (+13) = 254 (+38)


 

 

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