August 11, 2006
Women's Golf open 2006-07 in September
EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The University of Southern Indiana women's golf team is looking to make a fourth straight appearance in the NCAA Division II Tournament when it tees-off the 2006-07 year in September.
For a third straight year, the Screaming Eagles start the year with a pair of tournaments in Michigan. USI plays in the Lady Bulldog Classic, hosted by Ferris State University, September 2-3 and the Laker Fall Classic, hosted by Grand Valley State University, September 4-5.
The highlight of the fall schedule is USI's Screaming Eagles Classic at Cambridge Golf Course September 24-25.
USI returns three players from the squad that finished fourth in the NCAA II East Regional in May. Leading the way is sophomore Tara Wiley
(Oxford, Indiana), who had an 84.1 strokes per round (spr) average during her first season.
Wiley is followed by sophomores Kayla Roark
(Waterloo, Indiana) and Audrey Wells
(Evansville, Indiana) and senior Jennifer Dragan
(Brazil, Indiana). Roark averaged 85.7 spr in 10 tournaments, while Wells recorded 95.0 spr in two tournaments.
New to the team are freshmen Renee DeCaro
(LaPorte, Indiana) Jessica Dooley
(Goshen, Indiana) Kimberly Gottwald
(Ft. Wayne, Indiana) Brittney Kyler
(Columbia City, Indiana) and Kara Waggoner
Ray Simmons, USI Sports Information