Huskers Stay in 13th at SMU
Dallas, Texas - The Nebraska women's golf team shot a second-round 331 on Saturday to hold steady in 13th place at 665 through 36 holes at the SMU/Dallas Athletic Club Invitational.
Freshman Cassie Deeg, redshirt freshman Jackie O'Doherty and junior Steffi Neisen all managed rounds of 82 on the par-72, 6,301-yard layout at the Dallas Athletic Club. Deeg heads into Sunday's final round in a tie for 41st (161) to lead the Huskers. Neisen sits in 67th (171), while O'Doherty moved into a tie for 69th with freshman Hannah Luebke, who settled for an 87 on Saturday to match O'Doherty at 173 through two rounds.
Junior Katelyn Wright added an 85 in the second round to close the day in a tie for 58th at 165 through 36 holes.
Redshirt freshman Cassidy Stelzmiller rounded out the NU contingent with a 91 while playing as an individual to sit in 77th (182).
Oklahoma State moved to the top of the team standings after two rounds. The Cowgirls fired the best round of the day with a 295 to close at 600, four strokes ahead of Denver (296-308-604). Oklahoma sits in third at 605 (295-310), while Ohio State enters Sunday's final round in fourth place at 606 (299-307).
Oklahoma State's Julie Yang took over the top spot on the individual leaderboard with a tournament-best 68 to head into the final round at 138. Yang owns a commanding eight-shot lead over Oklahoma's Chirapat Jao-Javanil (69-77-146) and a 10-stroke edge over Ohio State's Amy Meier (72-76-148).
The 15-team tournament concludes with with the final round on Sunday with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. Live scoring will be available on GolfStat.com.
SMU/Dallas Athletic Club Invitational
April 5-7, 2013
Dallas Athletic Club (Dallas, Texas)
Par 72, 6,301 Yards
Team Standings (Two Rounds)
1. Oklahoma State - 305-295-600
2. Denver - 296-308-604
3. Oklahoma - 295-310-605
4. Ohio State - 299-307-606
5. UTSA - 304-308-612
6. Kansas State - 294-319-613
7. SMU - 305-315-620
8. Notre Dame - 319-309-628
9. Wisconsin - 316-313-629
10. Louisville - 318-318-636
11. Oregon State - 313-334-647
12. North Texas - 321-330-651
13. Nebraska - 334-331-665
14. Missouri State - 337-330-667
15. Marshall - 342-334-676
1. Julie Yang, Oklahoma State - 70-68-138
2. Chirapat Jao-Javanil, Oklahoma - 69-77-146
3. Amy Meier, Ohio State - 72-76-148
T4. Susana Benavides, Ohio State - 75-74-149
T4. Gianna Misenhelter, Kansas State - 72-77-149
T4. Rachael Watton, Denver - 73-76-149
T7. Kelsey Vines, Oklahoma State - 73-77-150
T7. Jacki Marshall, Oklahoma - 74-76-150
T9. Anica Yoo, Oregon State - 70-81-151
T9. Fabiola Arriaga, UTSA - 75-76-151
T9. Emily Haas, Louisville - 76-75-151
T9. Ashley Armstrong, Notre Dame - 78-73-151
T9. Elyse Smidinger, Denver - 73-78-151
T41. Cassie Deeg - 79-82-161
T58. Katelyn Wright - 80-85-65
67. Steffi Neisen - 89-82-171
T69. Hannah Luebke - 86-87-173
T69. Jackie O'Doherty - 91-82-173
*77. Cassidy Stelzmiller - 91-91-182
*playing as an individual outside Nebraska's lineup