April 10, 2007
USI women's golf is 5th at GLVC Championships
Wiley is named All-GLVC
Complete Results (pdf.) USI Results
EDINBURGH, Ind. The University of Southern Indiana women's golf team placed fifth in the GLVC Championships Tuesday afternoon in Edinburgh, Indiana. The tournament was played at the Timbergate Golf Course.
The Screaming Eagles finished the tournament with a 36-hole 627 (321-306) just one stroke away from tying Southern Illinois University Edwardsville for fourth and 24 strokes off the pace by GLVC champion Drury University. Drury shot a 603 (304-299) to win its second straight conference title.
USI was led individually by sophomore Tara Wiley
(Oxford, Indiana), who was named All-GLVC by tying for fifth with a 150 (78-72). Wiley's 72 in the second round was the best round by an Eagle in the tournament.
USI freshman Renee DeCaro
(LaPorte, Indiana) followed Wiley with a 158 (82-76) to tie for 15th, while freshman Kim Gottwald
(Ft. Wayne, Indiana) tied for 18th with a 159 (80-79).
The next tournament for the Eagles will be the Lewis Aviator Classic April 20-21 in Lockport, Illinois. The tournament will be held at the Prairie Bluff Golf Course.
2007 GLVC Women's Golf Awards
Sarah Prascsak, University of Indianapolis
Tonya Choate – Drury University
Tara Wiley – Southern Indiana
Kristi Piepenbrink – University of Indianapolis
Lisa Dugan – Drury University
Ein Konkol – University of Missouri – St. Louis
Bianca Hutton – Northern Kentucky
Freshman of the Year
– Sarah Prascsak, Indianapolis
Player of the Year
– Bianca Hutton, Northern Kentucky
Coach of the Year
– Lisa Tinkler, Drury University
Women's Team Champion:
Ray Simmons, USI Sports Information