Women's Golf team Wins Bryan National
March 28, 1999
BROWN SUMMIT, NC - Kelli Kamimura shot a tournament-record-tying 69 in the final round as the University of Washington captured the team title of the second annual Bryan National Collegiate women's golf tournament. The Huskies recorded a team score of 302 in the final round to finish with a three-day total of 916. Tournament co-host Wake Forest finished tied for second place with the Swedish National Team, as both teams finished with team totals of 929.
Ohio State finished the event alone in fourth place with a total of 931, and Furman was fifth with a three-day total of 935. Penn State was six shots behind the Paladins in sixth at 941 and New Mexico State finished in seventh at 947. Memphis took the eighth spot with a total of 959 and UNC Chapel Hill was ninth at 971. Tournament co-host UNC Greensboro moved up to finish 10th at 972, while Kentucky (978) and Colorado (988) rounded out the 12-team field.
Lindsay Smith of Furman captured individual medalist honors as she carded a 73 on the final day to finish with a 54-hole score of 221. Kamimura's 69 in the final round propelled her into a second-place tie with Kristina Engstrom of Sweden at 222.
Wake Forest's Kelly Kirwin moved up three spots in the final round to finish alone in sixth place at 226. She was joined in the top 10 by teammate Marta Prieto, who finished in ninth place at 228. The tourney's other co-host, UNC Greensboro, was led by Lotta Jonson and Summer Phinney, both of whom finished tied for 28th place at 240.
The tournament was played at the Par-72, 6,037-yard Bryan Park Champions Course in Brown Summit.
FINAL TEAM STANDINGS
1. Washington 308-306-302=916 2. Wake Forest 311-307-311=929 Swedish National Team 319-302-308=929 4. Ohio State 311-309-311=931 5. Furman 308-322-305=935 6. Penn State 320-307-314=941 7. New Mexico State 327-317-303=947 8. Memphis 329-308-322=959 9. UNC Chapel Hill 320-319-332=971 10. UNC Greensboro 329-326-317=972 11. Kentucky 327-321-330=978 12. Colorado 340-324-324=988TOP 10 INDIVIDUALS
1. Lindsay Smith, Furman 73-75-73=221 2. Kelli Kamimura, Washington 76-77-69=222 Kristina Engstrom, Sweden 77-71-74=222 4. Laura Hammond, Penn State 80-71-73=224 Natalie Mosher, Ohio State 77-71-76=224 6. Kelly Kirwin, Wake Forest 76-77-73=226 7. Lielena Svensson, Sweden 76-72-79=227 Elisha Au, Washington 76-74-77=227 9. Marta Prieto, Wake Forest 77-73-78=228 Marcy Newton, N. Carolina 74-76-78=228WAKE FOREST COMPETITORS
T11. Kristen Wagner, Wake Forest 80-73-78=231 T37. Katie Brenny, Wake Forest 78-84-83=245 T47. Nicole Faniola, Wake Forest 85-85-82=252 59. Veronica Prado-Lacoste, WFU* 85-85-88=258 *Competed as an individual