Women's Golf Has Tough Time at Hatter Spring Fling

March 16, 2002

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Jacksonville's Melissa Holland (Jacksonville, Fla.) led the way for the Dolphins, firing a four-over 76 (37-39) to finish in a five-way tie for thirteenth place after the first day of competition at Stetson University's Hatter Spring Fling Saturday afternoon held at Indigo Lakes Country Club in Daytona Beach. JU shot a 323 to take a tie with Bradley into the clubhouse.

Ulrika Norden (Stockholm, Sweden) shot an eight-over par 80 (42-38) to end her day in a seven-way tie for 37th, while Kristen Yeomans' (Coral Springs, Fla.) fired a 10-over 82 (41-41) in an eight-way tie for 51st place. Winnie Dorminey (Jacksonville, Fla.) (+13, 42-43) and Amanda Grigoriou (Bluffton, SC) (+14, 46-40) capped the Dolphin's scoring, in ties for 67th and 74 places respectively.

Florida Southern's Jana Peterkova leads all individual participants, firing a 4-under par 68 (35-33), six shots ahead of second place Le Anna Wicks of Michigan. Seven participants shot a 74 to tie for third place.

The University of Michigan and Florida Southern are tied for the team competition title after both squads fired a 298 for the round. Charleston Southern is currently in second place, shooting a 306.


Team Results			Top Finishers
1. Michigan		298	1.  Jana Peterkova, Florida Southern	35-33=68
   Florida Southern	298	2.  Le Anna Wicks, Michigan		36-37=73
3. Charleston Southern	306	3.  Kim Benedict, Michigan		40-34=74
4. Wisconsin		307	    Erin Clasper, Maryland		38-36=74
   East Tennessee St.	307	    Cortney Reno, Michigan		38-36=74
6. Maryland		308	    Malinda Johnson, Wisconsin		37-37=74
7. Austin Peay	        316	    Tiffany Shoppe, Charleston Southern	36-38=74
8. Montana		318	    Katie Connelly, Wisconsin		38-36=74
9. Stetson		320	    Jessica Polus, Florida Atlantic	36-38=74
   Florida Atlantic	320
11. Bradley		323
    Jacksonville	323
13. Daytona Beach C.C.	331
14. Winthrop	        333
15. Bethune-Cookman	339
16. Mercer		351

JU t-13. Melissa Holland 37-39=76 t-37. Ulrika Norden 42-38=80 t-51. Kristen Yeomans 41-41=82 t-67. Winnie Dorminey 42-43=85 t-74. Amanda Grigoriou 46-40=86