MONDAY, MARCH 18, 2002
Melissa Holland Takes Third at Hatter Spring Fling

March 18, 2002

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla - After finishing day one in thirteenth place, Jacksonville's Melissa Holland (Jacksonville, Fla.) fired a one-over par 73 in the second round to finish in third place at Stetson University's Hatter Spring Fling Sunday afternoon held at Indigo Lakes Country Club in Daytona Beach. Holland finished the two-day tournament shooting a plus five 149 (76-73). As a team JU finished in a tie for 12th, with Daytona Beach C.C., after firing a 648.

Behind Holland, Kristen Yeomans' (Coral Springs, Fla.) 19-over 163 earned her a tie for 48th place, while Ulrika Norden (Stockholm, Sweden) shot a 22-over 166 (80-86) to finish in a tie for 53rd. Amanda Grigoriou (Bluffton, SC) (+27, 86-85) and Winnie Dorminey (Jacksonville, Fla.) (+27, 85-86) shot an identical 171 to cap the Dolphin's scoring, finishing in a four-way tie for 65th.

Florida Southern's Jana Peterkova maintained her first day lead, firing a 1-over par 145 (68-77) to take the individual crown. Jessica Polus of FAU shot a 147 (74-73) to take second place while Holland and Wisconsin's Katie Connelly fired a five-over par 149 (74-75) finished two strokes back in third.

Florida Southern took team competition title after firing a 599 (298-301), followed by the University of Michigan (298-310=608) and Charleston Southern (306-312=618) to round out the top three.

Team Results			Top Finishers
1. Florida Southern	298-301=599	1.  Jana Peterkova, Florida Southern	68-77=145
2. Michigan		298-310=608	2.  Jessica Polus, Florida Atlantic	74-73=147
3. Charleston Southern	306-312=618	3.  Melissa Holland, Jacksonville	76-73=149
4. Wisconsin		307-315=622	    Katie Connelly, Wisconsin		74-75=149
5. Maryland		307-317=625	5.  Le Anna Wicks, Michigan		73-77=150
6. Austin Peay	        308-323=639	    Rachel Bell, Florida Southern	77-73=150
   Florida Atlantic	320-319=639
8. Bradley		318-318=641
   Stetson		320-321=641
10. Montana 		316-326=644
    East Tennessee St.	323-337=644	JU
12. Jacksonville	323-325=648	t-13. Melissa Holland			76-73=149
    Daytona Beach C.C.	331-317=648	t-37. Kristen Yeomans			82-81=163
14. Winthrop	        333-336=669	t-51. Ulrika Norden			80-86=166
15. Bethune-Cookman	339-343=682	t-67. Amanda Grigoriou			86-85=171
16. Mercer	        351-338=689	t-74. Winnie Dorminey			85-86=171